Article I Volunteer Firemen's Association
The Borough may, by resolution, designate a volunteer association to provide fire protection and/or emergency services to the Borough of Rosslyn Farms and its residents. At the time of the adoption of this article, the Crafton Volunteer Fire Company served as the Borough's designated fire company.
The above named association of the Borough is designated the proper association to receive such funds as are due and payable to the Borough Treasurer by the Treasurer of the State of Pennsylvania from the tax on the premiums from foreign fire insurance companies.
The Borough Council shall annually certify to the Auditor General of the Commonwealth, the name of the active associations and the percentage of service they contribute to the protection of the Borough. Such certification shall be on forms prescribed by the Auditor General.
There is annually appropriated from the Borough Treasury all such sums of money that may hereafter be paid into the Borough Treasury by the Treasurer of the State of Pennsylvania on account of taxes paid on premiums of foreign fire insurance companies in pursuance of the Act of December 18, 1984, No. 205, § 701 et seq., as hereafter amended, supplemented, modified or reenacted by the General Assembly of Pennsylvania. Such monies received by the Borough Treasurer from the State Treasurer shall be distributed to the duly recognized association(s) within 60 days of receipt. The funds shall be distributed on the basis of the percentage of service established in the certification to the Auditor General and with other provisions of the Act.
Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 895.701 et seq.