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75.050 Contracts by fire units or districts, cities and counties, for fire protection. Any fire protection district created as provided in KRS 75.010, and any fire protection <br>district or fire prevention district hereafter created pursuant to present or future law, and <br>any municipal corporation, volunteer fire department, volunteer fire prevention unit, or <br>volunteer fire protection unit, may, through its governing body, make and enter into <br>contracts with any other fire protection district, fire prevention district, municipal <br>corporation, volunteer fire department, volunteer fire prevention unit, or volunteer fire <br>protection unit, either within the same county or within an adjoining county in an area <br>adjacent to the boundary line between the counties, for the furnishing or receiving of fire <br>protection services for all property within the confines of the area included in and covered <br>by the contract or contracts, where such fire protection is not otherwise provided by some <br>division of government or governmental agency. Similar contracts may be made and <br>entered into between any county and an adjoining county, or between any county and any <br>one (1) or more municipalities or districts, departments or units of the character above <br>mentioned, located either within the county or within an adjoining county in an area <br>adjacent to the boundary line between the counties. The personnel and equipment of a <br>contracting party, in going to and returning from a fire, or in answering and responding to <br>a false fire alarm or call, and while endeavoring to extinguish fires within the area <br>covered by the contract, shall be deemed and hereby is declared to be engaged in the <br>exercise of a governmental function. History: Amended 1950 Ky. Acts ch. 154, sec. 1. -- Created 1944 Ky. Acts ch. 133, sec. 5.

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75.050 Contracts by fire units or districts, cities and counties, for fire protection. Any fire protection district created as provided in KRS 75.010, and any fire protection <br>district or fire prevention district hereafter created pursuant to present or future law, and <br>any municipal corporation, volunteer fire department, volunteer fire prevention unit, or <br>volunteer fire protection unit, may, through its governing body, make and enter into <br>contracts with any other fire protection district, fire prevention district, municipal <br>corporation, volunteer fire department, volunteer fire prevention unit, or volunteer fire <br>protection unit, either within the same county or within an adjoining county in an area <br>adjacent to the boundary line between the counties, for the furnishing or receiving of fire <br>protection services for all property within the confines of the area included in and covered <br>by the contract or contracts, where such fire protection is not otherwise provided by some <br>division of government or governmental agency. Similar contracts may be made and <br>entered into between any county and an adjoining county, or between any county and any <br>one (1) or more municipalities or districts, departments or units of the character above <br>mentioned, located either within the county or within an adjoining county in an area <br>adjacent to the boundary line between the counties. The personnel and equipment of a <br>contracting party, in going to and returning from a fire, or in answering and responding to <br>a false fire alarm or call, and while endeavoring to extinguish fires within the area <br>covered by the contract, shall be deemed and hereby is declared to be engaged in the <br>exercise of a governmental function. History: Amended 1950 Ky. Acts ch. 154, sec. 1. -- Created 1944 Ky. Acts ch. 133, sec. 5.

State Codes and Statutes

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Kentucky > 075-00 > 050

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75.050 Contracts by fire units or districts, cities and counties, for fire protection. Any fire protection district created as provided in KRS 75.010, and any fire protection <br>district or fire prevention district hereafter created pursuant to present or future law, and <br>any municipal corporation, volunteer fire department, volunteer fire prevention unit, or <br>volunteer fire protection unit, may, through its governing body, make and enter into <br>contracts with any other fire protection district, fire prevention district, municipal <br>corporation, volunteer fire department, volunteer fire prevention unit, or volunteer fire <br>protection unit, either within the same county or within an adjoining county in an area <br>adjacent to the boundary line between the counties, for the furnishing or receiving of fire <br>protection services for all property within the confines of the area included in and covered <br>by the contract or contracts, where such fire protection is not otherwise provided by some <br>division of government or governmental agency. Similar contracts may be made and <br>entered into between any county and an adjoining county, or between any county and any <br>one (1) or more municipalities or districts, departments or units of the character above <br>mentioned, located either within the county or within an adjoining county in an area <br>adjacent to the boundary line between the counties. The personnel and equipment of a <br>contracting party, in going to and returning from a fire, or in answering and responding to <br>a false fire alarm or call, and while endeavoring to extinguish fires within the area <br>covered by the contract, shall be deemed and hereby is declared to be engaged in the <br>exercise of a governmental function. History: Amended 1950 Ky. Acts ch. 154, sec. 1. -- Created 1944 Ky. Acts ch. 133, sec. 5.

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