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H.R. 4011 (113th): Alaska Bypass Fair Competition Act of 2014

The text of the bill below is as of Feb 6, 2014 (Introduced).


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113th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4011

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

February 6, 2014

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A BILL

To amend title 39, United States Code, to improve the efficiency and competitiveness of mail service within the State of Alaska.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Alaska Bypass Fair Competition Act of 2014 .

2.

Mail service within the State of Alaska

(a)

Definition of existing mainline carrier

Section 5402(a)(12) of title 39, United States Code, is amended by striking on January 1, 2001, and inserting for each of the preceding 36 months.

(b)

Definition of new carrier

Section 5402(a)(15)(B) of title 39, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:

(B)

has been providing nonpriority bypass mail service on a city pair route in the State of Alaska for fewer than 36 consecutive months in the immediately preceding period; and

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