ConneticutEMIn 2007, the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Connecticut passed House Bill No. 7024, Public Act No. 07-56.  This created an Intrastate Mutual Aid Compact. This compact automatically enrolled relevant parties with the option of opting out if they wished.


Enacted: 2007

Compact Type: Codified

Compact Name: C.G.S.A. § 28-22a, Intrastate Mutual Aid Compact

Opt in/ Opt out: Opt out

Intrastate Mutual Aid Committee: No

Reimbursement/Payment: Sending

Workers Comp: Silent, but sending is implied because all responders are “deemed to be employees of the responding political subdivision”

Liability: Sending

Operational Command and Control:  Split — sending has administrative control (i.e. protocols and procedures), but receiving has operational control

Credentialing: Yes

Time in Effect: Emergency Declaration

Home Rule or Dillon’s Rule: Dillon’s Rule

Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 13:30 pm