§ 32.01  PURPOSE.
   The declared purposes of this chapter are to provide for the preparation and carrying out of plans for the civil defense of persons and property within the city in the event of a disaster, and to provide for the coordination of the civil defense and disaster functions of the city with all other public agencies and affected private persons, corporations and organizations. Any expenditures made in connection with the civil defense and disaster activities, including mutual aid activities, shall be deemed conclusively to be for the direct protection and benefit of the inhabitants and property of the city.
(1994 Code, § 2.32.010)