Postal Service November 2012 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

New Marking Standards for Parcels Containing Hazardous Materials
Document Number: 2012-28673
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-11-28
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service is revising Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM[supreg]) 601.10 to adopt new mandatory marking standards for parcels containing mailable hazardous material that will align with the revised requirements provided by the Department of Transportation (DOT). This revision also provides terminology and categorization changes needed to respond to the pending elimination of the ``Other Regulated Material'' (ORM-D) category and the partial elimination of the ``consumer commodity'' category by the DOT.
Product Change-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-28672
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-27
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-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-28671
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-27
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-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-28670
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-27
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-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-28669
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-27
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.
Outbound International Mailings of Lithium Batteries
Document Number: 2012-27842
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-11-15
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service is revising the Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, International Mail Manual (IMM[supreg]) to new standards when mailing primary and secondary lithium cells or lithium batteries internationally, or to and from an APO, FPO, or DPO destinations.
Board of Governors; Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2012-27840
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-15
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
Board of Governors; Sunshine Act Meeting
Document Number: 2012-26982
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-02
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
Product Change-Parcel Select Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-26873
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-02
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-First-Class Package Service Negotiated Service Agreement
Document Number: 2012-26872
Type: Notice
Date: 2012-11-02
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.
Retirement of FASTforward Technology
Document Number: 2012-26697
Type: Rule
Date: 2012-11-02
Agency: Postal Service, Agencies and Commissions
The Postal Service will revise the Mailing Standards of the United States Postal Service, Domestic Mail Manual (DMM[supreg]) 602.5.0 to terminate the use of FASTforwardTM technology as a Move Update option for commercial First-Class Mail[supreg], First- Class Package ServiceTM, Standard Mail[supreg], and Parcel Select Lightweight[supreg] mailings.