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H.R. 3076: Postal Service Reform Act of 2022


To provide stability to and enhance the services of the United States Postal Service, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Carolyn Maloney

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 12th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2022
Length: 27 pages
Introduced
May 11, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Apr 6, 2022

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on April 6, 2022.

Law
Pub.L. 117-108
Cosponsors

102 Cosponsors (58 Democrats, 44 Republicans)

Source

Position statements

Statement of Administration Policy

President Joseph Biden [D]: H.R. 3076 – Postal Service Reform Act of 2022 (Feb 7, 2022)

What legislators are saying

U.S. Rep. Lawrence, 30-Year USPS Veteran, Joins President Biden at White House for Signing of Postal Service Reform Act of 2022 into Law
    — Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI14] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 6, 2022

Butterfield Applauds President Biden Signing the Bipartisan Postal Service Reform Act Into Law
    — Rep. George “G.K.” Butterfield [D-NC1] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 6, 2022

BREAKING: As Senate Dems Delay Action for Ukraine, Ernst Pushes Amendment to Provide Immediate Lethal Aid to the Nation Fighting For Survival
    — Sen. Joni Ernst [R-IA] on Mar 3, 2022

More statements at ProPublica Represent...

What stakeholders are saying

United Postmasters and Managers of America February 1, 2022
R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 3076 will save $759 million through 2031.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1720: Postal Service Reform Act of 2021

Introduced on May 19, 2021. 61% incorporated. (compare text)

History

May 11, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 13, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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.

Feb 3, 2022
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Rule).

Feb 8, 2022
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Feb 14, 2022
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Unknown Status (rhuc).

Feb 15, 2022
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Placed on Calendar in the Senate 2.

Mar 8, 2022
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Apr 6, 2022
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3076 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3076. This is the one from the 117th Congress.

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