[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Lebanon as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Mutual Aid
[Adopted 12-1-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-4]
The City of Lebanon Fire Department is hereby authorized, consistent with RSA 154:24-30 and any amendments thereto, to go to the aid of another city, town, village or fire district within or without the state, for the purpose of extinguishing a fire, rendering other emergency assistance, or performing any detail requested in accordance with RSA Chapter 154, including cooperating with any association of emergency service organizations, including the State of New Hampshire, formed to fulfill this mutual aid authorization.
While in the performance of their duties in extending such aid, firefighters from the City of Lebanon shall be subject to the control and direction of the chief fire official of the municipality within which the fire or other emergency occurs, and they shall have the same immunities and privileges as if performing the same duties within the City of Lebanon, consistent with RSA 154:25. Firefighters from other cities, towns, villages or fire districts within or without the state coming to the aid of the City of Lebanon shall be similarly subject to the control and direction of the chief fire official of the City while performing their duties.