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File #: 21-0164    Version: 0 Name: Decennial Fire and Emergency Medical Services Redistricting Plan
Type: Ordinance Status: 3rd Reader, final passage
File created: 10/4/2021 In control: Baltimore City Council
On agenda: Final action:
Enactment #:
Title: Decennial Fire and Emergency Medical Services Redistricting Plan For the purpose of requiring the Baltimore City Fire Chief to prepare a Decennial Fire and Emergency Medical Services Redistricting Plan; requiring the Fire Chief to present the Plan to the Mayor and City Council; requiring the Plan to be approved by resolution of the Mayor and City Council; allowing the Mayor and City Council to amend the Plan under certain circumstances; and generally relating to redistricting the Baltimore City fire battalions and emergency medical services districts.
Sponsors: Kristerfer Burnett, Ryan Dorsey, Phylicia Porter, John T. Bullock, Zeke Cohen, Sharon Green Middleton, James Torrence
Indexes: Emergency, Fire, Medical Services
Attachments: 1. 21-0164~1st Reader, 2. Hearing Agenda - 21-0164, 3. Law 21-0164, 4. BCFD Bill Report - City Council Bill 21-0164, 5. Finance 21-0164, 6. cc21-0164(1)~1st(Burnett), 7. Hearing Packet - 21-0164 - Decennial Fire and Emergency Medical Services Redistricting Plan, 8. Hearing Minutes - 21-0164, 9. PSGO - Hearing Notes - 21-0164, 10. BCFD Map, 11. Hearing Agenda - 21-0164, 12. Hearing Minutes - 21-0164, 13. cc21-0164(1)~1st(Burnett), 14. PSGO - Hearing Notes - 21-0164 (2), 15. 2nd Reader Amendments 1st(PSGO)
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City of Baltimore
Council Bill

Introduced by: Councilmember Burnett


A Bill Entitled

An Ordinance concerning
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Decennial Fire and Emergency Medical Services Redistricting Plan
For the purpose of requiring the Baltimore City Fire Chief to prepare a Decennial Fire and Emergency Medical Services Redistricting Plan; requiring the Fire Chief to present the Plan to the Mayor and City Council; requiring the Plan to be approved by resolution of the Mayor and City Council; allowing the Mayor and City Council to amend the Plan under certain circumstances; and generally relating to redistricting the Baltimore City fire battalions and emergency medical services districts.
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By adding
Article 9 - Fire Suppression and Prevention
Section(s) 2A-1 to 2A-3 to be under the new subtitle designation,
“Subtitle 2A. Decennial Fire and EMS Redistricting Plan”
Baltimore City Code
(Edition 2000)

Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and City Council of Baltimore, That the Laws of Baltimore City read as follows:

Baltimore City Code

Article 9. Fire Suppression and Prevention

Subtitle 2A. Decennial Fire and Emergency Medical
Services Redistricting Plan.

§ 2A-1. Definitions.

(a) In general.

In this subtitle, the following terms have the meanings indicated.

(b) Battalion.

“Battalion” means a unit of fire suppression personnel that is assigned to a geographical location.

(c) Department.

“Department” means the Baltimore City Fire Department.

(d) District.
“District” means a unit of Emergency Medical Services (“EMS”) personnel that is assigned to a geographical location.

(e) Plan.

“Plan” means the Decennial Fire and EMS Redis...

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