00 HOUSE BILL NO. 10
01 "An Act relating to payment for emergency services responding to certain motor
02 vehicle accidents."
03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
04 * Section 1. AS 28.35.030 is amended by adding a new subsection to read:
05 (n) If the act for which a person is convicted under this section contributes to
06 a motor vehicle accident, the court shall order the person to pay the cost of any
07 emergency services that responded to the accident. Payment required under this
08 subsection shall be made directly to the emergency service and shall be equal to actual
09 costs of responding to the accident or the previous year's annual average cost of
10 responding to a motor vehicle accident, whichever is higher. In this subsection,
11 "emergency service" includes a peace officer, fire department, ambulance service, or
12 emergency medical technician.