CHAPTER 54

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 18

AS AMENDED BY

SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO AMBULANCE ATTENDANTS.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE :

Section 1. Amend §6712(c), Title 16 of the Delaware Code by designating the existing subsection (c) as subparagraph (1) and adding a new subparagraph (2) to read as follows:

"The Commission may extend the suspension of an ambulance attendant or emergency medical technician's certification for a period not to exceed 30 days, if the Commission reviews the charges supporting the suspension of an ambulance attendant or emergency medical technicians (EMT) by an Emergency Medical Services Medical Director pursuant to §9806(b)(7) of this Title and concludes that a Commission hearing should be scheduled to consider the charges."

Section 2. Amend §6610(a), Title 16 of the Delaware Code by inserting the phrase ", or in exercise of its authority decertifying or suspending the Certificate of an ambulance attendant or emergency medical technician (EMT) under §6712(c) of this Title," after the word "title" in the first sentence.

Approved June 23, 2005