S.411 - An Act to amend title 39, United States Code, with respect to certain rates of postage, and for other purposes.93rd Congress (1973-1974)
|Sponsor:||Sen. McGee, Gale W. [D-WY] (Introduced 01/16/1973)|
|Committees:||Senate - Post Office and Civil Service | House - Post Office and Civil Service|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 93-765 Part 2; S.Rept 93-765; H.Rept 93-1084|
|Latest Action:||06/30/1974 Public law 93-328. (All Actions)|
|Roll Call Votes:||There have been 2 roll call votes|
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Summary: S.411 — 93rd Congress (1973-1974)All Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 93-328 (06/30/1974)
Increases the number of years permitted users of specified classes of mail to adjust to higher postage rates. Provides that the number of years for the annual phasing of second-class mail (books and records), and controlled circulation publications shall be increased to eight years. Provides that the number of years for the annual phasing of preferred second-class, non-profit third class (circulars from charitable organizations), and the special fourth-class library rates would be increased to 16 years from the 10 years provided by current law.
Provides that nothing in this Act shall be construed to authorize a reduction in any rate of postage in effect and being paid on the date of enactment of this Act.