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.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Oregon's 4th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 37 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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187 Cosponsors (178 Democrats, 9 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Crowley Denounces USPS Decision to Downsize Queens Processing Unit”
— Rep. Joseph “Joe” Crowley [D-NY14, 2013-2018] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 7, 2014
“Rep. Chu Applauds Plans to Continue Saturday Mail Delivery”
— Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA27] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 10, 2013
Dec 7, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 3591 (112th).
Feb 13, 2013
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H.R. 630 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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