H.R.1717 - To provide for the privatization of the United States Postal Service.105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Crane, Philip M. [R-IL-8] (Introduced 05/22/1997)|
|Committees:||House - Government Reform|
|Latest Action:||05/30/1997 Referred to the Subcommittee on Postal Service.|
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Summary: H.R.1717 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/22/1997)
Provides for the transfer of the United States Postal Service to a private corporation.
Directs the President to transmit to the Congress: (1) a comprehensive plan providing for the transfer of property subject to this Act; and (2) recommendations for legislation as necessary.
Establishes the Postal Privatization Commission to: (1) carry out functions relating to the issuance of securities to postal employees; and (2) consult with the President on the transfer.