Fire services and emergency medical services; revises certain terminology. (SB938)

Introduced By

Sen. Richard Stuart (R-Westmoreland)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Fire services and emergency medical services. Revises terminology related to fire services and emergency medical services and reorganizes provisions governing fire services and emergency medical services. The bill also contains technical amendments. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/08/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15100032D
01/08/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/15/2015Reported from Education and Health with amendments (14-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/19/2015Read second time
01/19/2015Reading of amendments waived
01/19/2015Committee amendments agreed to
01/19/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB938E
01/19/2015Printed as engrossed 15100032D-E
01/20/2015Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Placed on Calendar
01/30/2015Read first time
01/30/2015Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/06/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB938E)
02/12/2015Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (19-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2015Committee substitute printed 15105063D-H1
02/13/2015Read second time
02/16/2015Read third time
02/16/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15105063D-H1
02/16/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB938H1
02/16/2015Passed House with substitute (99-Y 0-N)
02/16/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015Passed by for the day
02/18/2015Reconsideration of Passed by for the day agreed to (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/18/2015House substitute rejected by Senate (0-Y 36-N) (see vote tally)
02/19/2015House insisted on substitute
02/19/2015House requested conference committee
02/23/2015Senate acceded to request (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Conferees appointed by Senate
02/23/2015Senators: Martin, Stuart, Petersen
02/24/2015Conferees appointed by House
02/24/2015Delegates: Stolle, Orrock, Preston
02/26/2015C Amended by conference committee
02/26/2015Conference substitute printed 15105461D-S1
02/26/2015Conference report agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015Conference report agreed to by House (98-Y 0-N)
02/26/2015VOTE: ADOPTION (98-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
03/04/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB938S1)
03/06/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB938ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB938ER)
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/23/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 503 (effective - see bill)
03/23/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0503)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 2 minutes.