Sept. 11, 1998
Law 12-145, the “Access to Emergency Medical Services Act of 1998,” was introduced in Council and assigned Bill No. 12-193, which was referred to the Committee on Consumer and Regulatory Affairs. The Bill was adopted on first and second reading on April 7, 1998 and May 5, 1998, respectively. Signed by the Mayor on May 6, 1998, it was assigned Act No. 12-356, and transmitted to both Houses of Congress for review. D.C. Law 12-145 became effective on September 11, 1998.