H.R. 658 (111th): Access to Postal Services Act


Jan 22, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 22, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Albio Sires

Representative for New Jersey's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 22, 2009
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 39, United States Code, to modify the procedures governing the closure or consolidation of postal facilities.

Summary (CRS)

1/22/2009--Introduced.Access to Postal Services Act - Modifies the procedures the U.S. Postal Service must follow in connection with the closing or consolidation of any postal facility, including:(1) requiring an assessment ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jan 22, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 658”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


102 cosponsors (99D, 3R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2692 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 28, 2011

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