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SB 436: 911 Public Safety Telecommunicators

GENERAL BILL by Rodriguez ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Calatayud ; Pizzo ; Polsky ; Book

911 Public Safety Telecommunicators; Revising the definition of the term “first responder” to include 911 public safety telecommunicators, for purposes of applying special provisions relating to employment-related accidents and injuries to 911 public safety telecommunicators; revising the definition of the term “public safety telecommunication training program,” to increase the number of hours of required training and specify the nature of the additional training; specifying circumstances under which 911 public safety telecommunicators are considered to be acting within the scope of their employment so as to qualify for workers’ compensation benefits, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2023
Last Action: 5/5/2023 Senate - Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
1/27/2023 Senate • Filed
2/9/2023 Senate • Referred to Governmental Oversight and Accountability; Appropriations Committee on Agriculture, Environment, and General Government; Fiscal Policy
3/7/2023 Senate • Introduced
5/5/2023 Senate • Died in Governmental Oversight and Accountability