H. R. 6301
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
August 2, 2012
Ms. Brown of Florida introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
To amend title 39, United States Code, to provide that the United States Postal Service shall maintain the number of officers and employees necessary to meet its homeland security and natural disaster assistance responsibilities, and for other purposes.
Postal Service homeland security responsibilities
Section 101 of title 39, United States Code, is amended by adding at the end the following:
As an employer, the Postal Service shall maintain a workforce of officers and employees necessary to meet its responsibilities with respect to homeland security, including the rapid residential delivery of medical countermeasures in the event of a biohazard attack against the United States, and natural disaster assistance.