Maine Revised Statutes

§752-E. Assault on a firefighter

1.   A person is guilty of assault on a firefighter if that person intentionally, knowingly or recklessly causes bodily injury to a firefighter while the firefighter is providing emergency services.
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2.   As used in this section, "firefighter" means a municipal firefighter or volunteer firefighter as defined in Title 30-A, section 3151, subsections 2 and 4, respectively. As used in this section, "provide emergency services" has the same meaning as in Title 30-A, section 3151, subsection 1-A.
[ 2015, c. 471, §2 (NEW) .]
3.   Assault on a firefighter is a Class C crime.
[ 2015, c. 471, §2 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
2015, c. 471, §2 (NEW).