Postal Regulatory Commission November 2010 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Post Office Closing
Document Number: 2010-30075
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-30
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This document informs the public that an appeal of the closing of the Eugene Post Office's University Station in Eugene, Oregon, has been filed. It identifies preliminary steps and provides a procedural schedule. Publication of this document will allow the Postal Service, petitioner, and others to take appropriate action.
Post Office Closing
Document Number: 2010-30046
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-30
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This document informs the public that an appeal of the closing of the Graves Mill, Virginia post office has been filed. It identifies preliminary steps and provides a procedural schedule. Publication of this document will allow the Postal Service, petitioner, and others to take appropriate action.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2010-29770
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-26
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add Parcel Return Service Contract 2 to the competitive product list. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2010-29734
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-26
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add five Global Expedited Package Services 3 contracts to the competitive product list. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with the filing.
Periodic Reporting Rules
Document Number: 2010-29558
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2010-11-24
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is initiating the first strategic rulemaking since enactment of a postal reform law in 2006. The broad focus is on product cost estimation. This document provides background information on the scope of a strategic rulemaking, identifies several potential areas for study, and seeks suggestions for additional topics. It also notes that a public forum, conducted as a technical conference, may be held in the future.
Sunshine Act Meetings
Document Number: 2010-29664
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-23
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
Post Office Closing
Document Number: 2010-29204
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-19
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This document informs the public that an appeal of the closing of the Lancaster, Tennessee post office has been filed. It identifies preliminary steps and provides a procedural schedule. Publication of this document will allow the Postal Service, petitioner, and others to take appropriate action.
Market Test Involving Greeting Cards
Document Number: 2010-29086
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-18
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service proposal to conduct a market test involving greeting cards. A key feature of the market test is an alternative arrangement for payment of postage. Under this alternative, participating companies would be responsible for paying applicable postage, rather than having the sender of the card affix postage. This document describes the proposal, addresses procedural aspects of the filing, and invites public comment.
Postal Classification Changes
Document Number: 2010-29083
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-18
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request announcing a classification change affecting bundle and container charges for Outside County Periodicals pieces in combined mailings of Standard Mail and Periodicals. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.
Product List Update
Document Number: 2010-28884
Type: Rule
Date: 2010-11-17
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is updating the postal product lists. This action reflects the disposition of recent dockets, as reflected in Commission orders, and a publication policy adopted in a recent Commission order. The referenced policy assumes periodic updates. The updates are identified in the body of this document. The product lists, which are re-published in their entirety, include these updates.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2010-28584
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-15
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add five additional Global Expedited Package Services 3 (GEPS 3) contracts to the competitive product list. This document describes the Postal Service's filing, including its interest in and rationale for including the contracts within the existing GEPS 3 product, and addresses several related procedural matters. These include an opportunity for public comment.
Postal Rate Changes
Document Number: 2010-28371
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-10
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to change rates for Inbound Air Parcel Post at Universal Postal Union (UPU) rates. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.
Postal Rate and Classification Changes
Document Number: 2010-28362
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-10
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
This document addresses a recently-filed Postal Service request for three postal rate and classification changes. One change will affect certain senders of First-Class Mail Presort and Automation Letters. Another change will affect Standard Mail and High Density milers. The third change affects the Move Update Charge threshold. This document provides details about the anticipated changes and addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.
Postal Rate and Classification Changes
Document Number: 2010-28309
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-10
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The document provides the public with notice that the Postal Service has filed with the Commission notice of its intention of planned rate and classification changes rates for certain competitive domestic and international products. The changes have an anticipated effective date of January 2, 2011. The Postal Service's filing triggers a review process, which includes an opportunity for the public to comment. This document addresses the comment process and other matters that pertain to the planned changes.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2010-27474
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-01
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add six Global Expedited Package Services 3 contracts to the competitive product list. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2010-27469
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-01
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add a Global Reseller Expedited Package Contracts (MC2010- 21) contract to the competitive product list. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.
New Postal Product
Document Number: 2010-27467
Type: Notice
Date: 2010-11-01
Agency: Postal Regulatory Commission, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission is noticing a recently-filed Postal Service request to add eight Global Expedited Package Services 3 contracts to the competitive product list. This notice addresses procedural steps associated with this filing.