PRINTER'S NO. 118
THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF PENNSYLVANIA
HOUSE BILL
No.
153
Session of
2021
INTRODUCED BY BURNS, HENNESSEY, GUENST, KINSEY, RYAN, BURGOS,
SAMUELSON, COX, LONGIETTI, HILL-EVANS, JOZWIAK, NEILSON AND
GALLOWAY, JANUARY 13, 2021
REFERRED TO COMMITTEE ON TRANSPORTATION, JANUARY 13, 2021
AN ACT
Designating a bridge, identified as Bridge Key 8461, on that
portion of U.S. Route 219 over Pennsylvania Route 53, also
known as Railroad Street, in Croyle Township, Cambria County,
as the Janice Keen-Livingston First Responders' Memorial
Bridge.
The General Assembly of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
hereby enacts as follows:
Section 1. Janice Keen-Livingston First Responders' Memorial
Bridge.
(a) Findings.--The General Assembly finds and declares as
follows:
(1) Janice Keen-Livingston, a Johnstown-area native
(Lower Yoder Township), served as a paramedic supervisor and
training officer for the West End Ambulance Service.
(2) She also served as a part-time paramedic for the
Hilltop Ambulance Association, Menoher Heights Volunteer Fire
Company, Conemaugh Township EMS and as a CPR instructor and
member of the Lower Yoder Volunteer Fire Company.
(3) On March 2, 2015, at the age of 38, Janice Keen-
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Livingston was struck and killed by a truck while she was
responding at the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Route
271 in Upper Yoder Township.
(4) In 2016, she was honored during the National EMS
Memorial Service.
(b) Designation.--The bridge, identified as Bridge Key 8461,
located on that portion of U.S. Route 219 over Pennsylvania
Route 53, also known as Railroad Street, in Croyle Township,
Cambria County, is designated as the Janice Keen-Livingston
First Responders' Memorial Bridge.
(c) Signs.--The Department of Transportation shall erect and
maintain appropriate signs displaying the name of the bridge to
traffic in both directions on the bridge.
Section 2. Effective date.
This act shall take effect in 60 days.
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