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H.R. 1299: Peggy Frank Memorial Act

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 15, 2019 (Introduced).


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116th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1299

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 15, 2019

(for himself and Mr. Raskin) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Reform

A BILL

To require any delivery vehicle owned or leased by the United States Postal Service have an air conditioning unit, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Peggy Frank Memorial Act.

2.

Requiring Postal Service delivery vehicles to have air conditioning units

(a)

Current vehicles

(1)

In general

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.

(2)

Annual report

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.

(b)

Future vehicles

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.