PennsylvaniaEMIn 2008, Pennsylvania codified their Intrastate Mutual Aid System. This system automatically enrolls relevant subdivisions and is overseen by a unique committee of state emergency service practitioners.

Enacted: 2008

Compact Type: Codified

Compact Name: T. 35 Pa.C.S.A., Pt. V, Ch. 73, Subch. C, Intrastate Mutual Aid

Opt in/ Opt out: Opt out

Intrastate Mutual Aid Committee: Yes

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

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

Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 13:48 pm