H.R. 3547: The "Rex E. Lee Post Office Building" Designation Act

H.R. 3547

The "Rex E. Lee Post Office Building" Designation Act

October 7, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 3547 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, October 7, 2009, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-UT) September 10, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.R. 3547 would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 936 South 250 East in Provo, Utah, shall be known and designated as the "Rex E. Lee Post Office Building".


Rex E. Lee was named the 10th president of Brigham Young University on May 12, 1989, effective July 1, 1989, and stepped down on December 31, 1995, due to health reasons. He passed away on March 11, 1996.


According to CBO, any costs related to new post office designations, which include the cost of changing the name on the building, signs, and maps, are not significant.