(1) A ground ambulance must have a VHF mobile radio, and an air ambulance must have a VHF portable radio, each with a minimum of the following:
(a) dual tone multi-frequency encoder;
(b) frequency 155.280 mHz;
(c) frequency 155.340 mHz;
(d) frequency 155.325 mHz;
(e) frequency 155.385 mHz; and
(f) frequency 153.905 mHz.
(2) A nontransporting unit must have the capability of providing at least one radio at every emergency medical scene with a minimum of the following:
(a) frequency 155.280 mHz;
(b) frequency 155.340 mHz; and
(c) frequency 153.905 mHz.
(3) An emergency medical service must have current legal authorization to use each of the frequencies required in (2).
History: 50-6-323, MCA; IMP, 50-6-323, MCA; NEW, 1989 MAR p. 2212, Eff. 1/1/90; TRANS, from DHES, 2001 MAR p. 2305; AMD, 2005 MAR p. 2681, Eff. 12/23/05.