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Title 20 : Internal Security and Public Safety

Chapter 008 : INTERNATIONAL EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT ASSISTANCE COMPACT

(Cite as: 20 V.S.A. § 207)
  • § 207. Liability — Article VI

    Any person or entity of a party jurisdiction rendering aid in another jurisdiction pursuant to this compact is considered an agent of the requesting jurisdiction for tort liability and immunity purposes. Any person or entity rendering aid in another jurisdiction pursuant to this compact is not liable on account of any act or omission in good faith on the part of such forces while so engaged or on account of the maintenance or use of any equipment or supplies in connection therewith. Good faith in this article does not include willful misconduct, gross negligence, or recklessness. (Added 2003, No. 121 (Adj. Sess.), § 84, eff. June 8, 2004.)