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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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9/14/12  10:15 pm
Commenter: John Barnish, Citizen

I Support REPEALING the ban on personal self-defense weapons in EMS vehicles

EMS personnel are often the first responders to a accident before the local Police are able to arrive. EMS personnel are competent professionals who need to have the ability and proper tools (firearms) to defend their lives should they be attacked.

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