H.R. 5606: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47 South 7th Street in Indiana, Pennsylvania, as the "James M. ''Jimmy'' Stewart Post Office Building"

H.R. 5606

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47 South 7th Street in Indiana, Pennsylvania, as the "James M. ''Jimmy'' Stewart Post Office Building"

Date
September 28, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.Res. 5606 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Wednesday, September 29, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage.  The legislation was introduced Rep. Mark Critz (D-PA) on June 25, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.R. 5606 would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 47 South 7th Street in Indiana, Pennsylvania, as the “James M. ‘Jimmy’ Stewart Post Office Building”.

Background

James M. "Jimmy" Stewart (May 20, 1908 – July 2, 1997) was an American film and stage actor.

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.