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Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

63 Okl. St. 683.13(D)

Summary Title

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


An emergency management worker, who performs emergency management services will have the same scope of powers, duties, immunities, and privileges as they would ordinarily have in the jurisdiction where they regularly work.

Full Title

Functions as Governmental—Workers’ Compensation or Pension Rights—License Requirements

Full Text

D. 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 the person would ordinarily possess if performing the same duties in the state, province, or political subdivision thereof in which normally employed or rendering services.