H.R. 5128: The "Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building" Designation Act

H.R. 5128

The "Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building" Designation Act

Date
May 19, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.R. 5128 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Martin Heinrich (D-NM) on April 22, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.R. 5128 would designate the Department of the Interior Building in Washington, District of Columbia, as the "Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building".

Background

Stewart Lee Udall served as Secretary of the Interior from 1961 to 1969, under Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson.

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.