A bill to improve, sustain, and transform the United States Postal Service.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Connecticut. Independent.
Last Updated: Apr 25, 2012
Length: 192 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on April 25, 2012 but was never passed by the House.
What legislators are saying
“Key Threat to Alaskas Bypass Mail Withdrawn in Senate”
— Sen. Lisa Murkowski [R-AK] on Apr 25, 2012
S. 1789 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1789. This is the one from the 112th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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21st Century Postal Service Act of 2012, S. 1789, 112th Cong. (2011).
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