Bill Details - SB210 (2019)

SB 210 - AS AMENDED BY THE SENATE

 

02/21/2019   0511s

2019 SESSION

19-0866

01/06

 

SENATE BILL 210

 

AN ACT relative to emergency medical and trauma services.

 

SPONSORS: Sen. Watters, Dist 4; Sen. Birdsell, Dist 19; Rep. Sykes, Graf. 13; Rep. Goley, Hills. 8; Rep. Knirk, Carr. 3; Rep. McMahon, Rock. 7

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill makes certain reference changes and adds a definition of "telecommunicators" to the law governing emergency medical and trauma services.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

02/21/2019   0511s 19-0866

01/06

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to emergency medical and trauma services.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Emergency Medical and Trauma Services; Critical Incident Intervention and Management.  Amend RSA 153-A:17-a, I(f) to read as follows:

(f)  "Critical incident stress management team member" or "team member" means an emergency services provider, including any law enforcement officer, sheriff or deputy sheriff, state police officer, civilian law enforcement employee, firefighter, civilian fire department employee, [and] emergency medical personnel, and telecommunicators, specially trained to provide critical incident stress management and crisis intervention services as a member of an organized and registered team.

(g)  "Telecommunicator" means an employee of the division of emergency services and communications who is responsible for receiving at the public safety answering point telephone calls made to E911 and transferring or relaying such calls to public or private safety agencies.

2  Emergency Medical and Trauma Services; Critical Incident Intervention and Management.  Amend RSA 153-A:17-a, II(b) to read as follows:

(b)  All critical incident stress management team members, sworn or civilian, shall be designated by the police chief, sheriff, [commander] director of the division of state police, fire chief, or director of the division of emergency services and communications.

3  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 3, 2019 Introduced 01/03/2019 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 4
Feb. 13, 2019 ==TIME CHANGE== Hearing: 02/13/2019, Room 101, LOB, 11:30 am; SC 10
Feb. 21, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0511s, 02/21/2019; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 11
Feb. 21, 2019 Committee Amendment # 2019-0511s, AA, VV; 02/21/2019; SJ 6
Feb. 21, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0511s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 02/21/2019; SJ 6

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 13, 2019 Senate Hearing
Feb. 21, 2019 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

SB210 Revision: 5176 Date: Jan. 22, 2019, 10:20 a.m.
SB210 Revision: 5378 Date: Feb. 21, 2019, 11:29 a.m.