S. 3071 (95th): A bill to amend title 39 of the United States Code to provide that the United States Postal Service shall not impose any fee in connection with providing change of address services for senders of matter to blind and other handicapped persons.


May 15, 1978
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 15, 1978, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carl Curtis

Senator from Nebraska


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Summary (CRS)

5/15/1978--Introduced.Prohibits the Postal Service from charging the sender of matter which may be mailed free of postage to blind and other handicapped persons for any services provided by the Postal ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 15, 1978

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