H.R. 5837: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 26 East Genesee Street in Baldwinsville, New York, as the "Corporal Kyle Schneider Post Office Building"

H.R. 5837

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 26 East Genesee Street in Baldwinsville, New York, as the "Corporal Kyle Schneider Post Office Building"

Date
July 23, 2012 (112th Congress, 2nd Session)

Staff Contact
Sarah Makin

Floor Situation

On Monday, July 23, 2012, the House is scheduled to consider H.R. 5837, under a suspension of the rules requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage.  H.R. 5837 was introduced by Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle (R-NY) on May 18, 2012, and referred to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Bill Summary

This legislation would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 26 East Genesee Street in Baldwinsville, New York, as the "Corporal Kyle Schneider Post Office Building.”

Background

According to Syracuse.Com, Cpl. Kyle R. Schneider, of Phoenix, Oswego County, died in Helmand Province, Afghanistan, killed by an improvised explosive device.  He was 23.  Schneider was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division II Marine Expeditionary Force at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.

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.