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Change in Postal Rates
Document Number: 2013-20453
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-22
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently Postal Service filing concerning the Postal Service's intention to change rates for Inbound International Expedited Services 2. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-20281
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-21
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an additional Global Expedited Package Services (GEPS) 3 negotiated service agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Market Tests of Experimental Postal Products
Document Number: 2013-20178
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-08-21
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is proposing a set of rules to address Postal Service filings concerning market tests of experimental products. The proposed rules address the contents of market test filings, describe how the filings will be reviewed, and discuss related matters. The Commission invites public comments on the proposed rule.
Product List Update
Document Number: 2013-20186
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-08-20
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is updating the postal competitive product list. This action reflects the disposition of recent dockets, as reflected in Commission orders, and a publication policy adopted in a Commission order. The referenced policy assumes periodic updates. The updates are identified in the body of this document. The product lists, which are republished in their entirety, include these updates.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-19802
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-15
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the modification of Global Plus 1C negotiated service agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
International Mail Contract
Document Number: 2013-19245
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-09
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning a modification to a Global Plus 1C agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-19223
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-09
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an amendment to a Global Plus 1C agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-18819
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-08-05
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Round-Trip Mailer to replace the existing market dominant mailer options for round-trip DVD mail. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Public Inquiry on Competitive Products Fund
Document Number: 2013-17838
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-25
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is establishing a proceeding to review several issues concerning the Competitive Products Fund. These include inter- fund transfers (of amounts from the Postal Service Fund to the Competitive Products Fund); the use of amounts from the Competitive Products Fund to prepay certain costs; and calculation and transfer of the assumed federal income tax. The Commission is also issuing a related issuing an information request directed to the Postal Service. Following receipt of the Postal Service's responses, the Commission may take further steps, including issuance of a notice of inquiry or an invitation for public comment. This notice informs the public of this proceeding and the information request and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-17371
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-19
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the amendment to Priority Mail Contract 48 negotiated service agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-17305
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-19
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Priority Mail Contract 62 to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-17300
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-19
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Priority Mail Contract 61 to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Appeals of Post Office Closings
Document Number: C1-2012-02931
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-07-18
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-16982
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-16
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Global Expedited Package Services (GEPS) 3 negotiated service agreement to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Market Test of International Merchandise Return Service
Document Number: 2013-16473
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-09
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service proposal to conduct a market test of a competitive experimental product called International Merchandise Return Service-Non-Published Rates (IMRS-NPR). This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-16266
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-08
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Global Expedited Package Services (GEPS) 3 negotiated service agreement to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-15909
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-03
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add a new product to the competitive product list. This document invites public comments on the request and addresses several related procedural steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-15852
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-07-02
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add a new product to the competitive product list. This document invites public comments on the request and addresses several related procedural steps.
Market Test on Gift Cards
Document Number: 2013-15449
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-28
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing requesting a temporary extension of a market test on gift cards. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-14992
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-24
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Global Expedited Package Services 3 Contract to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-14681
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-20
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently filed Postal Service request to add an additional negotiated service agreement with the Global Expedited Package Services (GEPS 3) product. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Postal Product Amendment
Document Number: 2013-14515
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-19
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is amending an existing Express Mail negotiated service agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-14502
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-19
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently filed Postal Service request to add a Priority Mail Contract 59 to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Revisions to Rules of Practice
Document Number: 2013-14221
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-06-18
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission recently proposed minor changes to its rules of general applicability. The proposed changes involved minor clarifications and corrections. Having reviewed comments on the proposed changes, the Commission is adopting a final set of rules. The final rules reflect statutory and regulatory changes; minor editorial changes; and changes designed to foster clarity and simplicity. They also reflect, in some instances, the suggestions of a commenter. Adoption of the revisions will promote effective and efficient administration of agency business.
Unfair Competitive Advantages; Enhancement of the Formal Complaint Process
Document Number: 2013-13824
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-06-14
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is proposing rules to enhance the formal complaint process in cases involving alleged violations of a law that prohibits the Postal Service from taking certain actions that might provide it with unfair competitive advantages. The proposal provides an optional accelerated procedure that allows for adjudication of this type of complaint within 90 days. The Commission invites public comment on the proposal.
Revisions to Procedural Rules
Document Number: 2013-13502
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-06-14
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is proposing revisions to its rules of practice related to Postal Service requests for an advisory opinion from the Commission on a nationwide (or substantially nationwide) change in the nature of service. The proposed revisions are intended to expedite issuance of advisory opinions while preserving due process. The Commission invites public comment on the proposed revisions to assist with development of a final set of revised rules.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-14062
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-13
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent-filed Postal Service request to add an additional negotiated service agreement with Germany's foreign postal operator, Deutsche Post. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-14020
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-13
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an amendment to the 2013 Singapore Post Limited Agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-13278
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-05
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an amendment to the 2013 China Post Agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-13214
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-05
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an amendment to Express Mail Contract 11. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-13213
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-05
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an amendment to Priority Mail Contract 33. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2013-13310
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-04
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-13078
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-06-04
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add Global Reseller Expedited Package Contracts 2 Negotiated Service Agreements to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-12247
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-23
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Express Mail Contract 15 to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-12008
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-21
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Global Expedited Package Services 3 Contract to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Priority Mail Pricing
Document Number: 2013-12006
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-21
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service notice announcing a proposal to include, for no additional charge, insurance up to $100 on most Priority Mail pieces. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.
Agency Organization
Document Number: 2013-10696
Type: Rule
Date: 2013-05-09
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is following up on a previous rulemaking by amending the description of its organizational functions in its regulations. It is also replacing its official seal. The changes to functional descriptions conform to expanded responsibilities under a postal reform law. Formal adoption of the new official seal also conforms to the postal reform law. Given the administrative nature of the changes, comments are not required or requested.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2013-10585
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-06
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Priority Mail Contract 58 to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Competitive Product
Document Number: 2013-10583
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-05-06
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Parcel Return Service Contract 4 to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Temporary Mailing Promotion
Document Number: 2013-09597
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-24
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning temporary price and classification changes associated with offering a Technology Credit Promotion. This notice informs the public of the Postal Service's filing and takes other administrative steps.
Settlement Conference
Document Number: 2013-09373
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-22
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent order convening a settlement conference between GameFly, Inc. and the Postal Service. This notice informs the public of this development and takes other administrative steps, including appointment of a settlement coordinator.
Revisions to Rules of Practice
Document Number: 2013-09037
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-04-17
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This notice addresses proposed revisions to the Commission's rules of practice. The revisions (as clarified by an errata issued March 19, 2013) are intended to update existing rules due to recent statutory and regulatory changes; make technical editorial changes; and foster clarity and simplicity to reduce the potential for confusion. The notice also takes related administrative steps, including an invitation for comments on the proposed revisions. Comments will assist the Commission in developing a final rule.
Administrative Practice and Procedure; Postal Service; Review of Price Cap Rules
Document Number: 2013-08805
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-04-16
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is initiating a review of its Price Cap Rules. The review seeks to clarify how to the maximum amount of rate adjustments in postal rate cases is determined and applied. It also seeks to improve other aspects of the process of adjusting rates for market dominant products. This notice informs the public of the review, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
International Mail Product
Document Number: 2013-08433
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-11
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an additional International Reply Service Competitive Contract 3 Negotiated Service Agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
International Mail Product
Document Number: 2013-08432
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-11
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an additional International Reply Service Competitive Contract 3 Negotiated Service Agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
International Mail Product
Document Number: 2013-08160
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-09
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an additional International Reply Service Competitive Contract 3 Negotiated Service Agreement. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Competitive Product
Document Number: 2013-07913
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-05
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an addition to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
New Competitive Product
Document Number: 2013-07883
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-04
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning the addition of Priority Mail Contract 56 to the competitive product list. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2013-07787
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-04-04
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recent Postal Service filing concerning an amendment to Priority Mail Contract 46. This notice informs the public of the filing, invites public comment, and takes other administrative steps.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2013-07454
Type: Notice
Date: 2013-03-29
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions