Introduced Version





HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION memorializing Trooper Jason E. Beal.



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Introduced

First Regular Session 112th General Assembly (2001)


HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION memorializing Trooper Jason E. Beal.

    Whereas, Trooper Jason E. Beal was patrolling southeastern Kosciusko County one day in January 2000;

    Whereas, True to his caring nature, Trooper Beal stopped to assist a wrecker operator who was pulling a car out of a ditch;

    Whereas, As the two men were working, a passing vehicle slid on a patch of icy roadway, striking the wrecker and Trooper Beal;

    Whereas, Trooper Beal received severe head and internal injuries from which he died three days later;

    Whereas, Trooper Beal's actions were typical of the way he lived his life;

    Whereas, Trooper Beal was always concerned about the needs of other people. He was truly a good Samaritan;

    Whereas, Trooper Beal spent his last hours trying to help a fellow Hoosier on a cold day along State Road 14 in northern Indiana; and

    Whereas, Trooper Beal was a shining example of all the good qualities exhibited by Indiana state troopers. He truly lived by the guiding values of the Indiana State Police -

integrity, service, and professionalism: Therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:


    SECTION 1. That the Indiana General Assembly wishes to express its sympathy to the family of Trooper Jason E. Beal and its gratitude for the care and concern Trooper Beal displayed in the daily performance of his job as a state trooper.
    SECTION 2. That the Principal Clerk of the House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to the family of Trooper Jason E. Beal and the Superintendent of the Indiana State Police.