Senate Bills 765, 929 and House Bills 898, 441, 735, 817, 870, 987

Senate Transportation Committee

Tuesday, June 30, 2015,  Off the Floor


Legislation:

  • S.B. 765 (Brooks): An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in preliminary provisions, further providing for the definition of “emergency service responder” and providing for the definitions of “electric cooperative personnel” and “electric utility personnel”; and, in rules of the road in general, further providing for duty of driver in emergency response areas.
  • H.B. 898 (Boyle): An Act amending Title 75 (Vehicles) of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes, in preliminary provisions, further defining “emergency vehicle”; in operation of vehicles, further providing for drivers of emergency vehicles; and, in other required equipment, further providing for visual and audible signals on emergency vehicles and for visual signals on authorized vehicles.
  • S.B. 929 (Yaw): An Act designating a portion of State Route 2014 in Lycoming County as the Petty Officer Thomas Johnson Memorial Highway.
  • H.B. 441 (Knowles): An Act designating a portion of State Route 61 in Schuylkill County, from State Route 443 to State Route 2014, as the Captain Jason B. Jones Memorial Highway.
  • H.B. 735 (Helm): An Act designating a bridge on that portion of State Route 147 over the Wiconisco Creek, Millersburg Borough, Dauphin County, as the Private Warren Snyder Memorial Bridge.
  • H.B. 817 (Sankey): An Act designating a bridge on that portion of State Route 3005 over the West Branch of the Susquehanna River, Greenwood Township, Clearfield County, as the 1st Lieutenant Wendell Elbert Ross Memorial Bridge.
  • H.B. 870 (Sankey): An Act designating a portion of State Route 153 from segment 80 to segment 310 in Clearfield County as the Austin M. Harrier Memorial Highway.
  • H,B. 987 (Diamond): An Act designating a portion of State Route 422 in Lebanon County as the Officer Michael H. Wise II Memorial Highway.

Additionally, the Committee may consider S.B. 931 (Rafferty), if referred to the Committee, regarding updates to the Eminent Domain Code based on PennDOT’s recommendation, and H.B. 605 (Burns), if referred to the Committee, regarding a bridge designation in Cambria County.