§16-4C-4. Office of emergency medical services created; staffing.

There is hereby created within state government under the commissioner of the bureau of public health an office to be known as the office of emergency medical services.

The commissioner may employ any technical, clerical, stenographic and other personnel as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this article. The personnel may be paid from funds appropriated therefor or from other funds as may be made available for carrying out the purposes of this article.

The office of emergency medical services as created by former section four, article four-d of this chapter, shall continue in existence as the office of emergency medical services established by this section.