IowaEMIn 2002, Iowa codified their Statewide Mutual Aid Compact. This statute automatically enrolls all parties involved, taking effect on July 1, 2009. It does allow for withdrawal from the compact by an actor if they adopt a resolution repealing the compact within their jurisdiction.

Enacted: 2002

Compact Type: Codified

Compact Name: I.C.A. § 29C.22, Statewide Mutual Aid Compact

Opt in/Opt out: Opt out

Intrastate Mutual Aid Committee: No

Reimbursement/Payment: Receiving

Workers Comp: Sending

Liability: Receiving

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 or Training

Home Rule or Dillon’s Rule:  Home Rule

Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 13:33 pm