Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

RSA 109.4

Summary Title

Duties, Rights, Privileges, and Immunities: Firefighter Under Emergency Fire Assistance Agreement


A firefighter responding to a request for emergency assistance in another jurisdiction, will have the same duties, rights, privileges, and immunities as they would have in their home jurisdiction.

Full Title

Powers, Rights, Privileges and Immunities

Full Text

Whenever, pursuant to the authority granted under this chapter, the members of a local fire department are engaged in assisting another municipality in combatting a fire emergency in such other municipality, such local fire department personnel shall possess the same powers, and have the same duties, rights, privileges and immunities they would have if they were performing the said duties for the municipality or municipalities to whose fire department they are normally attached.