H.R. 2112, To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 787 State Route 17M in Monroe, New York, as the "National Clandestine Service of the Central Intelligence Agency NCS Officer Gregg David Wenzel Memorial Post Office"

H.R. 2112

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 787 State Route 17M in Monroe, New York, as the "National Clandestine Service of the Central Intelligence Agency NCS Officer Gregg David Wenzel Memorial Post Office"

Sponsor
Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney

Date
June 17, 2014 (113th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

On June 17, 2014, the House will consider H.R. 2112, a bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 787 State Route 17M in Monroe, New York, as the “National Clandestine Service of the Central Intelligence Agency NCS Officer Gregg David Wenzel Memorial Post Office,” under a suspension of the rules.  H.R. 1865 was introduced on May 22, 2013 by Rep. Sean Patrick Maloney (D-NY) and referred to the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, which ordered the bill reported by unanimous consent.

Bill Summary

H.R. 2112 designates the U.S. Postal Service facility located at 787 State Route 17M in Monroe, New York, as the “National Clandestine Service of the Central Intelligence Agency NCS Officer Gregg David Wenzel Memorial Post Office.”

Background

Prior to joining the CIA, Wenzel served as a defense attorney in Florida.[1]  He joined the CIA after the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks and was a member of the first clandestine service training class to graduate after 9-11.[2]  He gathered intelligence on a wide range of national security priorities during his tenure as a member of the National Clandestine Service.  He was killed in the line of duty on April 9, 2003 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.[3]

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[1] https://www.cia.gov/news-information/press-releases-statements/cia-memorial-ceremony-2009.html
[2] Id.
[3] Id.

Cost

A CBO cost estimate is currently unavailable, but no cost is expected.

Additional Information

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