Bill Text — Dec 7, 2011
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Dec 7, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on December 7, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Dec 7, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To provide that the Postal Service may not close any post office which results in more than 10 miles distance (as measured on roads with year-round access) between any 2 post offices.
Protecting Rural Post Offices Act of 2011 - Prohibits the United States Postal Service (USPS) from closing any post office which results in more than 10 miles distance (as measured ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 3592 — 112th Congress: Protecting Rural Post Offices Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr3592
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