H.R. 2079: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 10 Main Street in East Rockaway, New York, as the “John J. Cook Post Office”

H.R. 2079

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 10 Main Street in East Rockaway, New York, as the “John J. Cook Post Office”

Sponsor
Rep. Carolyn McCarthy

Date
November 15, 2011 (112th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
Sarah Makin

Floor Situation

On Monday, November 14, 2011, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 2079 under a suspension of the rules requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage.  H.R. 2079 was introduced by Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY) on June 6, 2011, and was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which reported the bill by unanimous consent on November 3, 2011. 

Bill Summary

H.R. 2079 would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 10 Main Street in East Rockaway, New York, as the “John J. Cook Post Office.”

Background

John Cook was a long-time postal employee in East Rockaway, New York.

Cost

A CBO cost estimate for H.R. 2079 was not available as of press time.