H.R. 6392: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5003 Westfields Boulevard in Centreville, Virginia, as the "Colonel George Juskalian Post Office Building"

H.R. 6392

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5003 Westfields Boulevard in Centreville, Virginia, as the "Colonel George Juskalian Post Office Building"

Sponsor
Rep. Frank Wolf

Date
November 29, 2010 (111th Congress, 2nd Session)

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Floor Situation

H.R. 6392 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Monday, November 29, 2010, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage.  The legislation was introduced by Rep. Frank Wolf (R-VA) September 29, 2010.

Bill Summary

H.R. 6392 would designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 5003 Westfields Boulevard in Centreville, Virginia, as the “Colonel George Juskalian Post Office Building”.

 

Background

Col. George Juskalian, who passed away on July 4, at age 96, joined the United States Army in 1939, and served in World War II.  He would continue to serve for three decades, as a battalion commander in combat in Korea (1952-53) and a military advisor to the Vietnam Army under combat conditions (1963-64). Other key assignments included service in General Eisenhower's secretariat in the Pentagon (1945-48) and advisor to the Imperial Iranian Army in Tehran (1957-58). He retired with the rank of colonel in 1967.

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.