Substitute House Bill No. 5408

Public Act No. 99-92

An Act Concerning Membership on the E 9-1-1 Commission.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

Section 28-29a of the general statutes is repealed and the following is substituted in lieu thereof:

There is established an E 9-1-1 Commission to advise the office in the planning, design, implementation and coordination of the state-wide emergency 9-1-1 telephone system to be created pursuant to sections 28-25, 28-25a, 28-25b, 28-26, 28-27, 28-27a, 28-28, 28-28a, 28-28b, 28-29 and 28-29b. The commission shall be appointed by the Governor on or before October 1, 1984, and shall consist of the following members: (1) One representative of the technical support services unit of the Division of State Police within the Department of Public Safety; (2) the State Fire Administrator; (3) one representative from the Office of Emergency Medical Services; (4) one representative from the Office of Emergency Management; (5) one municipal police chief; (6) one municipal fire chief; (7) one volunteer fireman; (8) one representative of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities; [and] (9) one representative of the Council of Small Towns; (10) one manager or coordinator of 9-1-1 public safety answering points serving areas of differing population concentration; and (11) one representative of providers of commercial mobile radio services, as defined in 47 Code of Federal Regulations 20.3, as amended. Each member shall serve for a term of three years from July 1, 1984, or until [his] a successor has been appointed and qualified. No member of the commission shall receive compensation for [his] such member's services.

Approved June 3, 1999