Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 265 of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting after section 13H the following section:-
Section 13I. Whoever commits an assault on an emergency medical technician, an ambulance operator, or an ambulance attendant, while said technician, operator or attendant is treating or transporting, in the line of duty, a person, shall be punished by imprisonment in the house of correction for not less than ninety days nor more than two and one-half years, or by a fine of not less than five hundred nor more than five thousand dollars, or both.