A bill to authorize the United States Postal Service to carry out emergency suspensions of post offices in accordance with certain procedures, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Missouri. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 4, 2018
Length: 22 pages
115th Congress, 2017–2019
This bill was introduced on June 13, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Sen. Moran Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Preserve Rural Post Offices”
— Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] (Co-sponsor) on Jun 7, 2017
“Kansas Common Sense - For Those Who Made the Ultimate Sacrifice”
— Sen. Jerry Moran [R-KS] (Co-sponsor) on May 30, 2017
Sep 28, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3452 (114th).
May 23, 2017
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Jun 13, 2018
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Sep 4, 2018
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.
S. 1204 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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