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H.R. 2142: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 170 Manhattan Avenue in Buffalo, New York, as the Indiana Hunt-Martin Post Office Building.

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To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 170 Manhattan Avenue in Buffalo, New York, as the "Indiana Hunt-Martin Post Office Building".

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Brian Higgins

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 26th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 8, 2022
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Mar 23, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Feb 28, 2022

This bill passed in the House on February 28, 2022 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Cosponsors

27 Cosponsors (19 Democrats, 8 Republicans)

Prognosis
3% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Congressman Higgins Announces Approval of Legislation Honoring Indiana Hunt-Martin
    — Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY26] (Sponsor) on Feb 28, 2022

THIS WEEK IN CONGRESS - June 04, 2021
    — Rep. Gregorio Sablan [D-MP] on Jun 7, 2021

the daily leader: monday, february 28, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 27, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2142 will be negligible.

History

Mar 23, 2021
 
Introduced

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Feb 2, 2022
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 25, 2022
 
Text Published

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Feb 28, 2022
 
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.

May 25, 2022
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jun 8, 2022
 
Text Published

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2142 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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