S. 1853 (112th): Postal Service Protection Act of 2011
Nov 10, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 10, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Bernard “Bernie” Sanders
Senator from Vermont
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Last Updated: Nov 10, 2011
Length: 35 pages
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H.R. 3591 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Dec 7, 2011
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A bill to recalculate and restore retirement annuity obligations of the United States Postal Service, eliminate the requirement that the United States Postal Service pre-fund the Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits Fund, place restrictions on the closure of postal facilities, create incentives for innovation for the United States Postal Service, to maintain levels of postal service, and for other purposes.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 13, 2013
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 7, 2011
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