Public Laws

124th Legislature

First Regular Session


Parts: A B C D E F

Chapter 317

H.P. 633 - L.D. 915

PART C

Sec. C-1. 25 MRSA §1533,  as enacted by PL 2003, c. 678, §2, is repealed and the following enacted in its place:

§ 1533.   Bureau of Consolidated Emergency Communications

The Bureau of Consolidated Emergency Communications, referred to in this chapter as "the bureau," is established within the department for the provision of emergency dispatch and E-9-1-1 call-taking services to municipal, county and state government entities.

1 Coordination with the Public Utilities Commission.   In accordance with a designation made by the Public Utilities Commission, the department shall provide E-9-1-1 call-taking services.
2 Director; duties.   The Commissioner of Public Safety shall hire a Director of the Bureau of Consolidated Emergency Communications, referred to in this chapter as "the director." The director shall carry out policies and procedures established by the board. The director shall administer the bureau to safeguard the public safety by the provision of 24-hour per day E-9-1-1 call-taking and dispatching services to first responders.

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