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H.R. 4785 (116th): To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1305 U.S. Highway 90 West in Castroville, Texas, as the “Lance Corporal Rhonald Dain Rairdan Post Office”.


Sponsor and status

Will Hurd

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 8, 2020
Length: 1 page
Introduced
Oct 22, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2020

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2020.

Law
Pub.L. 116-240
Cosponsors

35 Cosponsors (22 Republicans, 13 Democrats)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Hurd Bill Honoring Fallen Marine Passes House
    — Rep. Will Hurd [R-TX23, 2015-2020] (Sponsor) on Sep 14, 2020

the daily leader: monday, september 14, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 13, 2020

the weekly leader: friday, september 11, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 11, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 4785 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 4855: A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 1305 U.S. Highway 90 West in Castroville, Texas, as the “Lance Corporal Rhonald Dain Rairdan Post …

Introduced on Oct 23, 2020. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Oct 22, 2019
 
Introduced

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Dec 19, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Oversight and Reform

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Sep 11, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Sep 14, 2020
 
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 3, 2020
 
Passed Senate

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 21, 2020
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 4785 (116th) 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. 4785. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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