New York

NewYorkEMIn 2012, New York codified its Intrastate Mutual Aid Program. This program automatically enrolls all political subdivisions into the compact, with an option to opt out.



Enacted: 2012

Compact Type: Codified

Compact Name: McKinney’s Executive Law § 29-h, Intrastate Mutual Aid Program

Opt in/ Opt out: Opt out

Intrastate Mutual Aid Committee: Yes

Reimbursement/Payment: Receiving

Workers Comp: Sending

Liability: Respective

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

Credentialing: No

Time in Effect:  Emergency Declaration or Training

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

Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 13:45 pm