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File #: 39852    Version: 1 Name: Authorize Fire Department to bill for authorized fees
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 9/18/2015 In control: BOARD OF ESTIMATES (ended 4/2017)
On agenda: 10/20/2015 Final action: 10/20/2015
Enactment date: 10/29/2015 Enactment #: ORD-15-00110
Title: Amending Section 6.19(6) of the Madison General Ordinances to permit the Fire Department to bill for authorized fees.
Sponsors: Paul E. Skidmore

Fiscal Note

The proposed resolution allows the Fire Department to bill for any authorized fees, including those that do not require a patient be transported. There is no anticipated fiscal impact at this time based on current levels of service.

 

Title

Amending Section 6.19(6) of the Madison General Ordinances to permit the Fire Department to bill for authorized fees.

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DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS:  This ordinance provides the Fire Department with the authority to bill for any   authorized fees.  It eliminates the requirement that a patient be transported before the patient may be billed for services provided.

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The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:

                     Subsection (6) of Section 6.19 entitled “Fire Department Emergency Rescue Ambulance Service” of the Madison General Ordinances is amended to read as follows:

“(6)                     The Finance Director shall administer the billing system for the collection of Fire Department emergency rescue ambulance service conveyance                      fees.”