H.R. 918: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 300 East 3rd Street in Jamestown, New York, as the "Stan Lundine Post Office Building"

H.R. 918

To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 300 East 3rd Street in Jamestown, New York, as the "Stan Lundine Post Office Building"

Sponsor
Rep. Brian Higgins

Date
March 23, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
Communications

Floor Situation

H.R. 918 is being considered on the floor under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. This legislation was introduced by Representative Brian Higgins (D-NY) on February 9, 2009.

Bill Summary

H.R. 918 designates the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 300 East 3rd Street in Jamestown, New York, as the "Stan Lundine Post Office Building."

Background

Stan Lundine was born in 1939, in Jamestown, New York. He graduated from Duke University in 1961, and from the New York University School of Law in 1964. Lundine served as mayor of Jamestown between 1970 and 1976. From 1976 through 1987, Stan Lundine represented the Southern Tier of New York in the House of Representatives. After his service in the House, Lundine was the Lieutenant Governor of New York from 1987-1994, during Mario Cuomo's governorship.