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H.R.630: Postal Service Protection Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||government operations and politics|
|You can||read the bill|
|Sponsor||Peter A. DeFazio, D-Ore.|
|Total Cosponsors||187 (179 Democrats, 9 Republicans)|
|Introduced||Feb. 13, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||April 8, 2013|
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- Bill introduced in the House
- Bill passed in the House
- Bill passed in the Senate
- Bill signed into law
Postal Service Protection Act of 2013 - Sets forth rules for the recalculation of annuities for employees of the U.S. Postal Service (USPS) and for the redetermination of surplus or supplemental liabilities under the Civil Service Retirement System (CSRS). Prescribes the "average pay" to be used in calculating annuities and surplus amounts.
Authorizes the transfer of surplus postal retirement contributions in FY2010 to the Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits Fund, the Postal Service Fund, and the Employees' Compensation Fund under the Federal Employees' Compensation Act (FECA) and to USPS for payment of its debt obligations.
Eliminates the requirement for pre-funding of the Postal Service Retiree Health Benefits Fund.
Sets forth criteria for the closing or consolidation of postal facilities.
Allows USPS to provide any nonpostal service or product in a manner consistent with the public interest.
Provides for the mailing of wine and beer sen...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|April 8, 2013||Referred to the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations.|
|Feb. 13, 2013||Referred to House Judiciary|
|Feb. 13, 2013||Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform|