H.R. 5707: Postal Service Financial Improvement Act of 2016

To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for certain index fund investments from the Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits Fund, and for other purposes.

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Jul 11, 2016


Reported by Committee on Jul 12, 2016

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on July 12, 2016.


Stephen Lynch

Representative for Massachusetts's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2016
Length: 4 pages


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Jul 11, 2016

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Jul 12, 2016
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