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Sponsor. Representative for New York's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Dec 15, 2016
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114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 16, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 16, 2016.
26 Cosponsors (17 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Legislation to Rename Morris Heights Post Office in Honor of Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Approved in the Senate”
— Rep. José Serrano [D-NY15, 2013-2020] (Sponsor) on Dec 13, 2016
“Senate Advances Slate of Oversight Bills”
— Rep. Jason Chaffetz [R-UT3, 2009-2017] on Dec 12, 2016
“The Week in Review”
— Rep. Garret Graves [R-LA6] on Dec 5, 2016
Sep 28, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 16, 2016
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 30, 2016
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 10, 2016
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 16, 2016
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 6282 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6282. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 2024 Jerome Avenue, in Bronx, New York, as the “Dr. Roscoe C. Brown, Jr. Post Office Building”, Pub. L. No. 114-310, H.R. 6282, 114th Cong. (2016).
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