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S. 662 - Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act

Communications. 109th Congress (2005-2006) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to reform the postal laws of the United States. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
Amendments:
5 proposed amendments. 4 accepted. View amendments 
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Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act

S. 662 — 109th Congress (2005–2006)

Summary
A bill to reform the postal laws of the United States. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to reform the postal laws of the United States.
Other Titles
  • Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act
  • Postal Civil Service Retirement and Health Benefits Funding Amendments of 2004
  • Postal Accountability and Enhancement Act
  • Postal Civil Service Retirement and Health Benefits Funding Amendments of 2004
Sponsor
Susan Collins
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Communications
  • Actions and defenses
  • Administrative procedure
  • Administrative remedies
  • Aged
  • Air cargo
  • Budgets
  • Business
  • Civil service retirement
  • Collective bargaining
  • Competition
  • Congress
  • Congressional investigations
  • Congressional reporting requirements
  • Congressional-executive relations
  • Consumer complaints
  • Consumer protection
  • Consumers
  • Copyright
  • Corporation taxes
  • Criminal justice
  • Disability retirement
  • Disabled
  • Dislocated workers
  • Early retirement
  • Employee-management relations in government
  • Environmental protection
  • Executive departments
  • Executive reorganization
  • Express service
  • Federal advisory bodies
  • Federal law enforcement officers
  • Federal officials
  • Foreign policy
  • Government employees
  • Government employees' health insurance
  • Government liability
  • Government procurement
  • Governmental investigations
  • Health policy
  • Income tax
  • Inspectors general
  • Intellectual property
  • International affairs
  • International cooperation
  • Internet
  • Labor
  • Labor disputes
  • Law
  • Legislation
  • Marketing
  • Medical care
  • Medicine
  • Negotiations
  • New products
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Overhead costs
  • Paper and paper products
  • Patents
  • Pensions
  • Performance measurement
  • Planning-programming-budgeting
  • Police
  • Politics and government
  • Postal Rate Commission
  • Postal facilities
  • Postal service
  • Public contracts
  • Recycling of waste products
  • Restrictive trade practices
  • Retail trade
  • Retiree health benefits
  • Revolving funds
  • Solid wastes
  • Standards
  • State and local government
  • State laws
  • Taxation
  • Technology
  • Telecommunication
  • Trade secrets
  • Trademarks
  • Transportation
  • Transportation rates
  • Treaties
  • United States Postal Service
  • Vending machines
  • Veterans
  • Workers' compensation
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Major Actions
Introduced3/17/2005
Referred to Committee
Amendments (5 proposed)
Bill History
Chamber/CommitteeMotionDateResult
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2750 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.2/09/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2751 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.2/09/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2752 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.2/09/2006PASSED by voice vote
select this voteSenateAmendment SA 2753 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.2/09/2006PASSED by voice vote
ActionDateDescription
Introduced3/17/2005
3/17/2005Read twice and referred to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs.
3/17/2005Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S3012-3014)
Put on a legislative calendar6/22/2005Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
7/14/2005Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Reported by Senator Collins with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
Put on a legislative calendar7/14/2005Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 164.
2/09/2006Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
2/09/2006The committee substitute as amended agreed to by Unanimous Consent.
2/09/2006Senate incorporated this measure in H.R. 22 as an amendment.
2/09/2006Senate passed companion measure H.R. 22 in lieu of this measure by Unanimous Consent.
2/09/2006Returned to the Calendar. Calendar No. 164.
2/09/2006Amendment SA 2750 proposed by Senator Frist for Senator Collins.
select this voteVote2/09/2006Amendment SA 2750 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2/09/2006Amendment SA 2751 proposed by Senator Frist for Senator Harkin.
select this voteVote2/09/2006Amendment SA 2751 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2/09/2006Amendment SA 2752 proposed by Senator Frist for Senator Reid.
select this voteVote2/09/2006Amendment SA 2752 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
2/09/2006Amendment SA 2753 proposed by Senator Frist for Senator Stevens.
select this voteVote2/09/2006Amendment SA 2753 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
S. Amdt. 2696Snowe, Olympia [R-ME]January 27, 2006Offered on January 26, 2006.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 2750Collins, Susan [R-ME]February 9, 2006Passed by voice vote on February 8, 2006.

To modify provisions relating to objectives, unused rate adjustment authority, transition rules, rate and service complaints, and for other purposes.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 2751Harkin, Thomas [D-IA]February 9, 2006Passed by voice vote on February 8, 2006.

To provide for procedures by the Postal Service to give notice on certain actions affecting communities.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 2752Reid, Harry [D-NV]February 9, 2006Passed by voice vote on February 8, 2006.

To modify qualifications and terms of Governors of the United States Postal Service.

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select this voteS. Amdt. 2753Stevens, Ted [R-AK]February 9, 2006Passed by voice vote on February 8, 2006.

To modify contracts for the transportation of mail by air, and for other purposes.

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