S.2386 - Semipostal Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA] (Introduced 04/11/2000)|
|Committees:||Senate - Governmental Affairs | House - Government Reform; Rules|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 106-338|
|Latest Action:||09/18/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Postal Service.|
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Summary: S.2386 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Semipostal Act of 2000 - Amends the Semipostal Authorization Act (the Act) to authorize the Postal Service to issue no more than one (currently unlimited) semipostal (a stamp issued at a premium to help finance an issue of national importance).
Passed Senate amended (07/27/2000)
Requires the Postal Service to establish a system to account for all revenues and costs associated with selecting, developing, marketing, and selling semipostals.
Requires the Postal Service to report to Congress before implementing a decision to issue a semipostal. Outlines procedures for the congressional consideration of a resolution to approve or disapprove of such decision.
Makes the Act inapplicable to breast cancer research special stamps.