Chapter 3.85
EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICE PROPERTY TAX FUND

Sections:

3.85.010    Establishment.

3.85.020    Source of money.

3.85.030    Accumulation and use of money.

3.85.040    Interest and earnings.

3.85.050    Severability.

3.85.010 Establishment.

There is hereby created and established a fund known as the “emergency medical services property tax fund.”

3.85.020 Source of money.

Into the emergency medical services property tax fund shall be placed money received from the levy of the emergency medical service property tax, and any recovery of medical expenses pursuant to RCW 38.52.430, as amended, for example, medical expenses of a response to an incident involving a person found guilty of vehicular homicide.

3.85.030 Accumulation and use of money.

The money in said fund may be allowed to accumulate from year-to-year until the city council determines to expend the money in said fund and then only for those uses provided by RCW 84.52.069, as amended, namely, only for the provision of emergency medical care or emergency medical services, including related personnel costs, training for such personnel, and related equipment, supplies, vehicles and structures needed for the provision of emergency medical care or emergency medical care or emergency medical services.

3.85.040 Interest and earnings.

The interest and earnings from the emergency medical services property tax fund shall be paid into the fund. (Ord. 2150 § 5, 1997)

3.85.050 Severability.

If any section, subsection, sentence, clause, phrase, or word of this chapter should be held to be invalid or unconstitutional by a court of competent jurisdiction, such invalidity or unconstitutionality thereof shall not affect the validity or constitutionality of any other section, subsection, sentence, clause, phrase, or word of this chapter. (Ord. 2150 § 6, 1997)