"Electric or electronic incapacitation device." A portable device which is designed or intended by the manufacturer to be used, offensively or defensively, to temporarily immobilize or incapacitate persons by means of electric pulse or current, including devices operated by means of carbon dioxide propellant. The term does not include cattle prods, electric fences or other electric devices when used in agricultural, animal husbandry or food production activities.
"Emergency medical services personnel." The term includes, but is not limited to, doctors, residents, interns, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nurse aides, ambulance attendants and operators, paramedics, emergency medical technicians and members of a hospital security force while working within the scope of their employment.
"Health care practitioner." As defined in sectionof the act of July 19, 1979 ( P.L. 130, No.48), known as the Health Care Facilities Act.
"Technician." As defined in section 2 of the act of December 20, 1985 ( P.L. 457, No.112), known as the Medical Practice Act of 1985.
18 Pa.C.S. § 2702