H.R. 4443, Designating the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 90 Vermilyea Avenue, in New York, New York, as the "Corporal Juan Mariel Alcantara Post Office Building"

H.R. 4443

H.R. 4443, Designating the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 90 Vermilyea Avenue, in New York, New York, as the "Corporal Juan Mariel Alcantara Post Office Building"

Sponsor
Rep. Charles B. Rangel

Date
September 8, 2014 (113th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

On Monday, September 8, 2014, the House will consider H.R. 4443, a bill designating the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 90 Vermilyea Avenue, in New York, New York, as the “Corporal Juan Mariel Alcantara Post Office Building,” under a suspension of the rules. H.R. 4443 was introduced on April 9, 2014 by Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY) and referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which ordered the bill reported by unanimous consent.

Bill Summary

H.R. 4443 designates the U.S. Postal Service facility located at 90 Vermilyea Avenue, in New York, New York, as the “Corporal Juan Mariel Alcantara Post Office Building.”

Background

Corporal Juan Alcantara was assigned to the 1st Battalion, 23rd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade, 2nd Infantry Division.[1] He died on August 6, 2007 in Baqubah, Iraq, of wounds sustained from an improvised explosive device.[2]

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[1] http://projects.militarytimes.com/valor/army-cpl-juan-m-alcantara/2989284
[2] Id.

Cost

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

Additional Information

For questions or further information contact the GOP Conference at 5-5107.