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House Proceeding on Nov 16th, 2009 :: 0:06:40 to 0:11:15
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Stephen F. Lynch

0:06:26 to 0:06:47( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: 6:30 p.m. today. . the speaker pro tempore: mr. speaker, i ask unanimous consent that the house suspend

Stephen F. Lynch

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Stephen F. Lynch

0:06:48 to 0:07:08( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: the rules the speaker pro tempore: the clerk will report the title of the bill. the clerk: h.r. 3767, a bill to designate the facility of united states postal service located at 170 north main street in smithfield, utah, as the w. hazen hillyard post office building. the speaker pro tempore: pursuant to the rule, the gentleman from massachusetts, mr. lynch, and the gentleman from tennessee, mr. duncan, each will control 20 minutes. the chair now recognizes the gentleman from massachusetts. mr. lynch: thank you, mr. speaker. i ask unanimous consent that all members may have five

Stephen F. Lynch

0:07:09 to 0:07:29( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: legislative days to revise and extend their remarks and add any extraneous materials. the speaker pro tempore: without objection, so ordered. mr. lynch: mr. speaker, i now yield myself such time as i may consume. the speaker pro tempore: the gentleman is recognized. mr. lynch: mr. saker, as the chairman of the house subcommittee with jurisdiction over the united states postal

Stephen F. Lynch

0:07:30 to 0:07:50( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: service, i present h.r. for consideration. this legislation will designate the facility of the united states postal service located at 170 north main street in smithfield, utah, as the hazen hillyard post office building. h.r. 2767 was introduced by my friend and colleague,

Stephen F. Lynch

0:07:51 to 0:08:13( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: representative rob bishop of utah, on october 8, 2009, and it was favorably reported out of the house oversight committee by voice vote on october 29, 2009. in addition, this legislation enjoys the support of the entire utah house delegation. a native of the city of

Stephen F. Lynch

0:08:14 to 0:08:34( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: smithfield, utah, mr. w. hazen hillyard was born june 6, 1893 and dedicated his life and career for his community of submitfield. he was a member of the smithfield city council from 1930 to 1933. during which time he sponsored a variety of community projects

Stephen F. Lynch

0:08:35 to 0:08:55( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: designed to enhance and revamp the city. notably, mr. hillyard's tenure on the smithfield city council on which he also served from 1964 to 1968 included his meticulous research effort to verify, upgrade and catalog the records of the smithfield city cemetery.

Stephen F. Lynch

0:08:56 to 0:09:17( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: in addition, mr. hillyard's lifelong service to his smithfield community included his active membership in the local quana's club, a smithfield organization which selected mr. hillyard as president in 1937. served as chairman of the city library board, chairman of the smithfield historical heritage society, and vice chairman of

Stephen F. Lynch

0:09:18 to 0:09:38( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: the cash valley council of the boy scouts of america for several years. the latter organization represented mr. excuse me -- presented mr. hillyard with a silver beaver award in recognition of his longtime service to the scouting program. in 1934 mr. hillyard began a new career in public service

Stephen F. Lynch

0:09:39 to 0:09:59( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: when he was appointed to serve as postmaster of smithfield, notably at the beginning of mr. hillyard's tenure, the city o smithfield did not provide home delivery and as a result residents had to call the post office in order to receive their mail. while mr. hillyard thoroughly enjoyed his i residents as they stopped by the general delivery window for

Stephen F. Lynch

0:10:00 to 0:10:21( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: regular mail services, he recognized the need for postal facilities and services as the population of smithfield grew over the years. accordingly, mr. hillyard played an instrumental role in office facility in smithfield in 1957. and in 1963 led a successful effort to implement home delivery of the mail to all

Stephen F. Lynch

0:10:22 to 0:10:43( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: houses in smithfield. during his service as smithfield's most master, mr. hillyard was an active member of the utah cpter of the national post masters elected to serve as president of the utah chapter in 1952. that same year and in furthe hillyard visited everyingle

Stephen F. Lynch

0:10:44 to 0:11:05( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: post office in the city of utah. in recognition of his service to the community, they presented mr. hillyard for the outstanding citizen of the year award in 1974. regrettably, mr. hillyard passed away on april 22, 1992, at the age of 99. however, while he is no longer with us, mr. hillyard's life and legacy of public service

Stephen F. Lynch

0:11:06 to 0:11:15( Edit History Discussion )

Stephen F. Lynch: will live on through his various accomplishments on behalf of his beloved smithfield community. mr. speaker, let us take this opportunity to honor mr. w.

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