H.R. 3951: The "Roy Rondeno, Sr. Post Office Building" Designation Act

H.R. 3951

The "Roy Rondeno, Sr. Post Office Building" Designation Act

Sponsor
Rep. Anh Cao

Date
December 8, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact

Floor Situation

H.Res. 3951 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, December 8, 2009, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced Rep. Anh "Joseph" Cao (D-TX) on October 28, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.R. 3951 would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2000 Louisiana Avenue in New Orleans, Louisiana, as the "Roy Rondeno, Sr. Post Office Building".

Background

Roy Rondeno Sr was a beloved Uptown letter carrier, who died on Oct. 2, 2009 of heart failure at University Hospital six days after being critically injured in a traffic accident while he stood by his truck, sorting mail. He was 57 years of age.

Cost

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.