SCS SB 842 -- St. Louis County Fire Protection District

Sponsor: Flotron

This substitute allows fire protection districts within St. Louis County to contract fire protection services for a fee with any municipality or village that does not operate their own fire department. The substitute allows for the negotiation of an agreement between the fire protection district and the municipality to provide fire protection service based on any method of compensation to which the parties agree. If the fire protection district is authorized to provide ambulance service within its district, then it may also provide ambulance service to the municipality.

The substitute contains an emergency clause.