H.R. 12143 (94th): A bill to amend title 39, United States Code, to require the U.S. Postal Service to make certain considerations prior to the closing of third- and fourth-class post offices.
Feb 26, 1976
94th Congress, 1975–1976
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 26, 1976, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
John Jenrette Jr.
Representative for South Carolina's 6th congressional district
- See Instead:
H.R. 14037 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 26, 1976
H.R. 12994 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 2, 1976
About the bill
- Summary (CRS)
- 2/26/1976--Introduced.Requires the United States Postal Service to consider specified factors in determining the need for an existing third- or fourth-class post office. Sets guidelines relating to with determinations.
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