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The White House
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release

Statement by the Press Secretary on H.R. 1402, H.R. 3670, H.R. 4240, S. 3510


On Thursday, August 16, 2012, the President signed into law:
H.R. 1369, which authorizes the Architect of the Capitol to construct, operate, and maintain battery recharging stations in parking areas under the jurisdiction of the House of Representatives for use by privately owned vehicles at no net cost to the Federal Government; 
H.R. 3670, the “Transportation Security Administration Compliance with the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act,” which makes the Transportation Security Administration subject to the requirements of the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights Act;
H.R. 4240, the "Ambassador James R. Lilley and Congressman Stephen J. Solarz North Korea Human Rights Reauthorization Act of 2012," which reauthorizes the North Korean Human Rights Authorization Act of 2004; and 
S. 3510, which (1) delays requirement that financial disclosure forms of employees of the executive and legislative branches be made available on official websites by one month, until September 30, 2012; and (2) specifies that periodic transaction reports of House Members and employees must include transactions of their spouses or dependent children (STOCK Act Amendments).