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1 <br />MOTION: NOHE <br />July 27, 2010 <br />Regular Meeting <br />SECOND: CADDIGAN Ord. No. 10 -31 <br />RE: ADOPT REVISIONS TO CHAPTER 7 OF THE PRINCE WILLIAM <br />COUNTY CODE REGULATING THE EMERGENCY MEDICAL <br />SERVICE AND ADVANCE TO PHASE 3 OF EMS BILLING <br />ACTION: APPROVED <br />WHEREAS, legitimate revenue exists that currently is irretrievably lost by not <br />having an EMS billing program in place; and <br />WHEREAS, the Prince William Board of County Supervisors has endorsed the <br />policy guidance and development of an EMS billing program; and <br />WHEREAS, system -wide fire and rescue revenue recommendations will be <br />developed by the Fire and Rescue Association and submitted to the Office of Executive <br />Management through the established annual budgeting process; and <br />WHEREAS, to implement an EMS billing program, modifications must be <br />made to PWC Code, Chapter 7, which governs the local emergency medical service program in <br />accordance with the authority under the Code of Virginia §§ 32.1 -111.1 et seq.; and <br />WHEREAS, a public hearing was held on July 27, 2010 in order for the Board to <br />amend an ordinance contained in the County Code; <br />NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED that the Prince William Board of <br />County Supervisors does hereby determine that it shall adopt the attached revisions to Chapter <br />7 of the County Code regulating the Emergency Medical Service; <br />BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED that the Prince William Board of County <br />Supervisors approves the advancement to Phase 3 of the EMS billing program. <br />ATTACHMENT: Revised PWC Code Chapter 7 <br />Votes: <br />Ayes: Caddigan, Covington, Jenkins, May, Nohe, Principi, Stewart, Stirrup <br />Nays: None <br />Absent from Vote: None <br />Absent from Meeting: None <br />For Information• <br />Chief Kevi. <br />ATTEST: <br />