To restore the financial solvency and improve the governance of the United States Postal Service in order to ensure the efficient and affordable nationwide delivery of mail, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 31, 2017
Length: 121 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 16, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Bipartisan Postal Reform Bill Passes Through Committee”
— Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA11] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 16, 2017
“NPES Commends Passage of Bipartisan Postal Reform Bill by House Committee”
— Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI14] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 17, 2017
What stakeholders are saying
Jul 12, 2016
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5714 (114th).
Jan 31, 2017
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Mar 16, 2017
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H.R. 756 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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