LRB093 06456 BDD 06579 b

 1        AN ACT concerning fire protection.

 2        Be  it  enacted  by  the People of the State of Illinois,
 3    represented in the General Assembly:

 4        Section  5.  The  Local  Governmental  and   Governmental
 5    Employees  Tort  Immunity  Act  is  amended by adding Section
 6    5-105.5 as follows:

 7        (745 ILCS 10/5-105.5 new)
 8        Sec.  5-105.5.  Mutual  aid  contracts.  The   immunities
 9    provided  in  this Article V apply to any local public entity
10    and any of its employees when responding to an emergency call
11    according to the terms of any mutual  aid  agreement  between
12    the  local  public  entity and another local public entity or
13    the State.