H.R. 5450: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3894 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles, California, as the "Tom Bradley Post Office Building"

H.R. 5450

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3894 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles, California, as the "Tom Bradley Post Office Building"

Date
July 14, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 5450 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, July 14, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage.  The legislation was introduced by Rep. Diane Watson (D-CA) on April 15, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.R. 5450 would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 3894 Crenshaw Boulevard in Los Angeles, California, as the “Tom Bradley Post Office Building.”

 

Background

Thomas J. "Tom" Bradley was a five-term mayor of Los Angeles, California, serving in that office from 1973 to 1993. He was the first and to date only African American mayor of Los Angeles.

 

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.