H.R. 3060: To Designate the Facility of the United States Postal Service located at 232 Southwest Johnson Avenue in Burleson, Texas, as the "Sergeant William Moody Post Office Building"

H.R. 3060

To Designate the Facility of the United States Postal Service located at 232 Southwest Johnson Avenue in Burleson, Texas, as the "Sergeant William Moody Post Office Building"

Date
March 24, 2014 (113th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
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Floor Situation

On Monday, March 24, 2014, the House will consider H.R. 3060, a bill To Designate the Facility of the United States Postal Service located at 232 Southwest Johnson Avenue in Burleson, Texas, as the "Sergeant William Moody Post Office Building,” under a suspension of the rules.  H.R. 3060 was introduced on August 2, 2013 by Rep. Roger Williams (R-TX) and was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which ordered the bill reported by unanimous consent.

Bill Summary

H.R. 3060 designates a U.S. Postal Service facility located in Burleson, Texas as the “Sergeant William Moody Post Office Building.”  Moreover, the bill states that any reference to the facility in any law, regulation, map, document, record, or other paper of the United States shall be considered in reference to the Sergeant William Moody Post Office Building.  

Background

Sergeant William Moody joined the U.S. Marines in 2002, serving two tours of duty in Iraq.  Sergeant Moody then joined the U.S. Army in 2008, and was finishing his second deployment to Afghanistan in 2013.[1]  On June 18, 2013, Moody was killed as a result of indirect enemy fire onto his Air Force Base in Afghanistan.  Sergeant Moody earned numerous honors and service medals, including the Army Commendation Medal, Army Achievement Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Army Good Conduct Medal, Marine Corps Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, Iraq Campaign Medal with Campaign Star, Global War on Terror Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Driver’s Badge/Wheeled Vehicle, a Bronze Star, and a Purple Heart.

Cost

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

Additional Information

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