H. R. 1299
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 15, 2019
Mr. Cárdenas (for himself and Mr. Raskin) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform
To require any delivery vehicle owned or leased by the United States Postal Service have an air conditioning unit, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Peggy Frank Memorial Act.
Requiring Postal Service delivery vehicles to have air conditioning units
Not later than 3 years after the date of enactment of this Act, any delivery vehicle owned or leased by the United States Postal Service as of that date shall be modified to include an air conditioning unit.
The Postmaster General shall submit a progress report to Congress not later than 1 year after the date of enactment of this Act and annually thereafter until the modifications required under this subsection are complete.
On or after the date of enactment of this Act, the Postmaster General may not purchase or lease any delivery vehicle for use by the United States Postal Service unless that vehicle has an air conditioning unit.