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Title 20 : Internal Security and Public Safety

Chapter 004 : EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ASSISTANCE COMPACT

(Cite as: 20 V.S.A. § 105)
  • § 105. Liability - Article IV

    Officers or employees of a party state rendering aid in another state pursuant to this compact shall be considered agents of the requesting state for the purposes of tort liability and immunity. No party state or its officers or employees rendering aid in another state pursuant to this compact shall be liable for any act or omission performed in good faith while so engaged or in regard to the maintenance or use of any equipment or supplies in connection with rendering aid. Good faith does not include willful misconduct, gross negligence or reckless behavior. (Added 1999, No. 138 (Adj. Sess.), § 1; amended 2005, No. 209 (Adj. Sess.), § 29.)