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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Virginia Emergency Medical Services Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 31]
Action Amend current regulations to include new regulations as a result of legislative changes and changes in the practice of EMS.
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Comment Period Ends 10/9/2012
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9/12/12  8:20 pm
Commenter: Ricky Twisdale

Repeal regulations against EMS concealed carry

I support repeal of regulations that prohibt EMS workers from carrying weapons on the job. EMS workers are often present in dangerous situations where police are not on the scene. They deserve the same rights as police (or anyone else) to defend themselves.

CommentID: 23998