Persons operating an ambulance service in the county at the time of enactment of the ordinance codified in this chapter shall not be required to pay the application fee provided in Section 5.12.030 nor shall said persons be required to comply with subsections J and K of Section 5.12.030. Furthermore, it shall be presumed that the public convenience and necessity require the service of the existing operators and that the same will promote the convenience, safety and welfare of the general public. The existing operators shall comply with every other section of this chapter not inconsistent herewith.
(Ord. 73-12 § 4, 1973.)