VirginiaEMIn 2000, the state of Virginia created the Statewide Mutual Aid For Emergency Management Model Authorizing Resolution. This separate compact required individual subdivisions to join the compact.



Enacted: 2000

Compact Type: Separate Compact

Compact Name: Statewide Mutual Aid For Emergency Management Model Authorizing Resolution

Opt in/ Opt out: Opt in

Intrastate Mutual Aid Committee: Yes

Reimbursement/Payment: Receiving

Workers Comp: Respective

Liability: Respective

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

Credentialing: Not specifically mentioned, but implied under rights and privileges

Time in Effect: Emergency Declaration

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

Last updated: December 10, 2013 at 13:53 pm