FIRST REGULAR SESSION

HOUSE BILL NO. 591

97TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY


 

 

INTRODUCED BY REPRESENTATIVES HUBBARD (Sponsor), JONES (110), DIEHL, WEBB, GARDNER, CURTIS, COLONA, MONTECILLO, WALTON GRAY, ENGLISH, ELLINGER, BURNS, PACE, MIMS, CONWAY (104) AND PARKINSON (Co-sponsors).

1635H.01I                                                                                                                                                  D. ADAM CRUMBLISS, Chief Clerk


 

AN ACT

To amend chapter 227, RSMo, by adding thereto one new section relating to the designation of a memorial bridge.




Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the state of Missouri, as follows:


            Section A. Chapter 227, RSMo, is amended by adding thereto one new section, to be known as section 227.314, to read as follows:

            227.314. The Missouri portion of the bridge on Interstate 55, Interstate 64, Interstate 70, and U.S. Route 40 crossing the Mississippi River between downtown St. Louis and southwestern Illinois, commonly known as the Poplar Street Bridge, shall be designated the “Congressman William L. Clay Bridge”. The department of transportation shall erect and maintain appropriate signs designating the Missouri portion of such bridge, with the costs for such designation to be paid for by private donation. The designation under this section shall supersede any prior name or designation for such bridge.