Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives
in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same,
Chapter 111C of the General Laws is hereby amended by adding the following section:-
Section 15. The department may promulgate regulations to recognize those emergency medical technicians who have been employed for a period of at least twenty years and who have been certified under section six of chapter one hundred and eleven C and who have retired from a local emergency medical technician service system, to designate such persons as "EMT-Emeritus". Such persons may not be used to operate an ambulance or be an attendant thereon.