H.R. 756: Postal Service Reform Act of 2017

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.

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Overview

Introduced:

Jan 31, 2017

Status:

Ordered Reported on Mar 16, 2017

The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on March 16, 2017.

Sponsor:

Jason Chaffetz

Representative for Utah's 3rd congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 31, 2017
Length: 121 pages

Prognosis:

26% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 31, 2017
 
Introduced

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Mar 16, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 16, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

 
Passed House (Senate next)

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 756 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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