Postal Service June 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Product Change-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-15928
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-06-29
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
New Pallet Preparation Standards for Periodicals
Document Number: 2012-15927
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2012-06-29
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service is proposing to revise the Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM[supreg]), to align pallet preparation standards for Periodicals with those currently required for Periodicals prepared in sacks and similar containers.
Product Change-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-15924
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-06-29
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Product Change-Express Mail & Priority Mail Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-15780
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-06-28
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Privacy Act of 1974; System of Records
Document Number: 2012-15606
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-06-27
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The United States Postal Service[supreg] is proposing to modify fifteen of its General and Customer Privacy Act Systems of Records. These modifications largely reflect the title and address changes and notification procedures resulting from an organizational re-design of the Postal Service. Also included are minor revisions to the category of records covered by the system and in the system.
Product Change-Parcel Select and Parcel Return Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-14936
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-06-20
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service gives notice of filing a request with the Postal Regulatory Commission to add a domestic shipping services contract to the list of Negotiated Service Agreements in the Mail Classification Schedule's Competitive Products List.
Privacy Act of 1974, Computer Matching Program: United States Postal Service and the Defense Manpower Data Center, Department of Defense
Document Number: 2012-14308
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-06-13
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The United States Postal Service[supreg] (Postal Service[supreg]) plans to participate as the recipient agency in a computer matching program with the Defense Manpower Data Center (DMDC), Department of Defense (DoD), as the source agency. The purpose of this agreement is to verify continuing eligibility for the TRICARE Reserve Select Program (TRS) or TRICARE Retired Reserve (TRR) by identifying TRS and TRR recipients who are eligible for or receiving health coverage under Federal Employee Health Benefits (FEHB), and to terminate TRS or TRR benefits if appropriate.
International Service Change-Timor-Leste
Document Number: 2012-13637
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-06-07
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
At the request of the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste, the Postal Service is adding this country to Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, International Mail Manual (IMM[supreg]), to reflect Timor-Leste's independence from Indonesia, and its joining the Universal Postal Union as a separate member country.
POSTNET Barcode Discontinuation
Document Number: 2012-13636
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-06-06
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
This document corrects an earlier revision to the Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM[supreg]) which discontinued price eligibility based on the use of POSTNETTM barcodes on all types of mail. The correction adds DMM revisions that were inadvertently omitted in the original final rule.