H. R. 4011
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
February 6, 2014
Mr. Issa introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
To amend title 39, United States Code, to improve the efficiency and competitiveness of mail service within the State of Alaska.
This Act may be cited as the
Alaska Bypass Fair Competition Act of 2014
Mail service within the State of Alaska
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.
Definition of new carrier
Section 5402(a)(15)(B) of title 39, United States Code, is amended to read as follows:
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