|Sponsor||Rep. Akin, W. Todd|
|Committee||Oversight and Government Reform|
|Date||March 17, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)|
|Staff Contact||Adam Hepburn|
H.R. 1216 is being considered on the floor under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. This legislation was introduced by Representative Todd Akin (R-MO) on February 26, 2009.
H.R. 1216 designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1100 Town and Country Commons in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the "Lance Corporal Matthew P. Pathenos Post Office Building."
Lance Corporal Matthew P. Pathenos, 21, of Ballwin, Missouri was assigned to Marine Forces Reserve's 3rd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division. He was killed February 7, 2007, while conducting combat operations in Anbar province, Iraq.