Oregon Statutes - Chapter 682 - Regulation of Ambulance Services and Emergency Medical Personnel - Section 682.031 - Authority to enact local ordinances regulating ambulances and emergency medical technicians.

(1) As used in this section, “political subdivision” includes counties, cities, districts, authorities and other public corporations and entities organized and existing under statute or charter.

(2) An ordinance of any political subdivision regulating ambulance services or emergency medical technicians shall not require less than is required under ORS 820.300 to 820.380, or this chapter or the rules adopted by the Department of Human Services under this chapter.

(3) When a political subdivision enacts an ordinance regulating ambulance services or emergency medical technicians, the ordinance must comply with the county plan for ambulance services and ambulance service areas adopted under ORS 682.062 by the county in which the political subdivision is situated and with the rules of the department relating to such services and service areas. The determination of whether the ordinance is in compliance with the county plan shall be made by the county governing body. [Formerly 682.275]

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