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S. 566: A bill to designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 42 Main Street in Slatersville, Rhode Island, as the “Specialist Matthew R. Turcotte Post Office”.


Sponsor and status

John “Jack” Reed

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Rhode Island. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Feb 10, 2022
Length: 1 page
Introduced
Mar 3, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Feb 22, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on February 22, 2022.

Law
Pub.L. 117-87
Cosponsors

1 Cosponsor (1 Democrat)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Biden signs Bill to Name Slatersville Post Office After Fallen Soldier Spc. Matthew Turcotte
    — Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse [D-RI] (Co-sponsor) on Feb 23, 2022

the daily leader: tuesday, february 8, 2022
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Feb 7, 2022

Biden signs Bill to Name Slatersville Post Office After Fallen Soldier Spc. Matthew Turcotte
    — Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] on Feb 23, 2022

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to S. 566 will be negligible.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 1552: To designate the facility of the United States Postal Service located at 42 Main Street in Slatersville, Rhode Island, as the “Specialist Matthew R. Turcotte Post Office”.

Introduced on Mar 3, 2021. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Mar 3, 2021
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Mar 17, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 27, 2021
 
Passed Senate (House next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 28, 2022
 
Text Published

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

Feb 8, 2022
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Feb 22, 2022
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 566 is 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.

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