A bill to recalculate and restore retirement annuity obligations of the United States Postal Service, to eliminate the requirement that the United States Postal Service prefund the Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits Fund, to place restrictions on the closure of postal facilities, to create incentives for innovation for the United States Postal Service, to maintain levels of postal service, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Vermont. Independent.
Last Updated: Feb 13, 2013
Length: 35 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.
Nov 10, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1853 (112th).
Feb 13, 2013
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S. 316 (113th) 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. 316. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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