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S. 2754 (114th): To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 300 Fannin Street in Shreveport, Louisiana, as the “Tom Stagg United States Court House”.

The text of the bill below is as of May 18, 2016 (Reported by Senate Committee).


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Calendar No. 471

114th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2754

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

April 6, 2016

(for himself and Mr. Vitter) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Environment and Public Works

May 18, 2016

Reported by , with amendments

Omit the part struck through and insert the part printed in italic

A BILL

To designate the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 300 Fannin Street in Shreveport, Louisiana, as the Tom Stagg Federal Building and United States Courthouse.

1.

Tom Stagg Federal building and United States courthouse United States Court House

(a)

Findings

Congress finds that—

(1)

the Honorable Thomas Eaton Stagg, Jr., served as judge of the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana from 1974 until his death in 2015;

(2)

Judge Stagg served as Chief Judge of the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana from 1984 through 1992;

(3)

Judge Stagg served as Senior Judge of the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana from 1992 through 2015;

(4)

Judge Stagg exemplified all that is respectable and dignified in the judiciary and was a mentor and role model for all attorneys within and beyond the Western District of Louisiana; and

(5)

the naming of the Federal building and United States courthouse located at 300 Fannin Street in Shreveport, Louisiana, after Judge Stagg would honor his name and the legacy he left to all citizens of the Western District of Louisiana.

(b)

Designation

The Federal building and United States courthouse located at 300 Fannin Street in Shreveport, Louisiana, shall be known and designated as the Tom Stagg Federal Building and United States Courthouse United States Court House.

(c)

References

Any reference in a law, map, regulation, document, paper, or other record of the United States to the Federal building and United States courthouse referred to in subsection (b) shall be deemed to be a reference to the Tom Stagg Federal Building and United States Courthouse United States Court House.

May 18, 2016

Reported with amendments