Political Action +

Legislation +

The California Ambulance Association is active in reviewing all bills that are introduced in the legislature that may impact our membership or the EMS system. When appropriate, we take an official position as an organization or recommend amendments to the author. A list of bills the CAA is tracking with summaries and positions is available in the member’s only section of our website.

CAA Policy Documents +


CAA Representatives serve on the following Statewide Committees:


  • Commission on Emergency Medical Services
  • EMSA Director’s Advisory Committee
  • Ambulance Strike Team Task Force
  • EMS System Standards Guideline Committee (Chapter 13 Regulations)
  • Trauma Advisory Committee
  • Emergency Healthcare Access Task Force
  • California EMS Awards Selection Committee
  • Community Paramedicine Committee
  • Patient Transfer Delays Committee
  • CEMSIS/NEMSIS Data Committee
  • EMS Personnel Regulatory Committees
  • Tactical EMS Committee



CAA Liaisons With Statewide Organizations:


  • The Emergency Medical Services Authority
  • California Fire Chiefs Association
  • California Professional Firefighters
  • EMS Administrators of California
  • Emergency Medical Directors of California
  • California Department of Health Care Services
  • Covered California – Health Benefit Exchange
  • California Highway Patrol
  • Commission on Health, Safety & Workers Comp
  • County Supervisors Assoc of CA
  • CA Dept of Corrections /Receiver