[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Ligonier as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Junior Volunteer Firefighters
[Adopted 3-14-2002 by Ord. No. 520]
Any person who is at any time a junior volunteer firefighter member of the Ligonier Volunteer Hose Company No. 1 shall be considered as a "municipal volunteer" entitled to any and all protection and benefits under all applicable laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the Borough of Ligonier or any other municipality applicable under any circumstances in which at any time that act or function is performed.
The functions, duties and acts authorized to be performed by a junior volunteer firefighter are all those authorized by any applicable laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, ordinances of the Borough of Ligonier, or any other applicable jurisdiction in addition to all of those duties, acts or functions which are deemed appropriate and necessary under any given set of circumstances to perform the purposes for which the Ligonier Volunteer Hose Company No. 1 has been formed in the fighting and prevention of fires or any act required to meet any type of emergency, accident, catastrophe or condition. In addition, by way of illustration, and not to be interpreted as limitation, the following types of acts or functions performed by any or all junior volunteer firefighter members of the Ligonier Volunteer Hose Company No. 1 shall for all purposes be considered authorized acts:
Any and all types of fund-raising activities, fairs, carnivals, residential solicitation, whether performed within or beyond the municipal boundary lines of the Borough of Ligonier, and the travel to and from any and all such functions.
Participation with other agencies in mutual aid, attendance at training schools, association meetings, conventions, parades and all other types of civic functions within or beyond the municipal boundary lines of the Borough of Ligonier.
Any act, function or duty performed by any junior firefighter member at or under the direction of any duly elected or appointed officers of the Ligonier Volunteer Hose Company No. 1 or any other officer in command or in the line of command supervising any particular function, event or activity where duties are required to be performed in cooperation with other fire or emergency-type organizations, whether volunteer, governmental or otherwise.