H.R. 322, To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16105 Swingley Ridge Road in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the "Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher Post Office.”

H.R. 322

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16105 Swingley Ridge Road in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the "Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher Post Office.”

Sponsor
Rep. Ann Wagner

Date
September 24, 2015 (114th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
John Huston

Floor Situation

On Thursday, September 24, 2015, the House will consider H.R. 322, a bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16105 Swingley Ridge Road in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the “Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher Post Office,” under suspension of the rules. H.R. 322 was introduced on January 13, 2015 by Rep. Ann Wagner (R-MO) and was referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which then ordered it to be reported by unanimous consent on July 22, 2015.

Bill Summary

H.R. 322 designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 16105 Swingley Ridge Road in Chesterfield, Missouri, as the “Sgt. Zachary M. Fisher Post Office.”

Background

Sergeant Zachary M. Fisher, from Ballwin, Missouri, was 24 years old when he died on July 14, 2010 at Forward Operating Base Lagman, Afghanistan, from wounds caused by an improvised explosive device. The Sergeant enlisted in the Army in 2006 and was assigned to the 618th Engineer Support Company, which was stationed in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He served as an engineer equipment operator and team leader during route clearance operations. He had previously deployed to Iraq in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.[1]

While serving in the Army, Sergeant Fisher was awarded the Bronze Star Medal, Purple Heart, Army Good Conduct Medal, Afghanistan Campaign Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Global War on Terrorism Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, NATO Medal, Combat Action Badge and Driver Badge with Driver Wheeled Vehicles.[2]

_______________
[1] See article – http://www.wral.com/news/local/story/7980936/
[2] Ibid

Cost

A Congressional Budget Office (CBO) cost estimate is currently unavailable.

Additional Information

For questions or further information please contact John Huston with the House Republican Policy Committee by email or at 6-5539.