AB 918, as amended, Cooley. Emergency services: preparedness.
The California Emergency Services Act sets forth the duties of the Office of Emergency Services with respect to specified emergency preparedness, mitigation, and response activities within the state.
This bill would
begin delete authorizeend delete the office to begin delete prepare, in voluntary cooperation with specific local governmental and nongovernmental entities, a specialized planend delete to mobilize senior citizens and disabled persons during an emergency or natural disaster.
Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: yes. State-mandated local program: no.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
Section 8588.17 is added to the Government
17Code, to read:
The Office of Emergency Services is authorized to
19prepare a specialized plan to mobilize senior citizens and disabled
20persons during an emergency or natural disaster in cooperation
21with local governmental and nongovernmental entities that provide
22transportation services to senior citizens and disabled persons and
23that volunteer to participate in the preparation of the plan.