Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

Code of Ala. 31-9-16(e)

Summary Title

Powers, Duties, Immunities and Privileges: Emergency Management Worker Providing Aid in Another Jurisdiction


An emergency management worker providing authorized services for aid has the same powers, duties, immunities, and privileges as when providing these services in their home state.

Full Title

Governmental Functions - Liability

Full Text

(e) Any emergency management worker, as defined in this section, performing emergency management services at any place in this state pursuant to agreements, compacts or arrangements for mutual aid and assistance to which the state or a political subdivision thereof is a party, shall possess the same powers, duties, immunities and privileges he would ordinarily possess if performing his duties in the state, province or political subdivision thereof in which normally employed or rendering services.