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.|
|Comment Period||Ends 10/9/2012|
Commenter: Nathan Thomas Sr
I fully support the removal of the 'no weapons' policy which prohibits first responders from carrying firearms. First responders are often the first to arrive on scene, and should be allowed to protect themselves.