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Title 39Chapter ISubchapter A


TITLE 39—Postal Service

CHAPTER I—UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE

SUBCHAPTER A—THE BOARD OF GOVERNORS OF THE U.S. POSTAL SERVICE

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PartTable of
Contents
Headings
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1
1.1 to 1.2
POSTAL POLICY(ARTICLE I)
2
2.1 to 2.6
GENERAL AND TECHNICAL PROVISIONS (ARTICLE II)
3
3.1 to 3.10
BOARD OF GOVERNORS (ARTICLE III)
4
4.1 to 4.6
OFFICIALS (ARTICLE IV)
5
5.1 to 5.2
COMMITTEES (ARTICLE V)
6
6.1 to 6.7
MEETINGS (ARTICLE VI)
7
7.1 to 7.8
PUBLIC OBSERVATION (ARTICLE VII)
8-9
[RESERVED]
10
10.1 to 10.4
RULES OF CONDUCT FOR POSTAL SERVICE GOVERNORS (ARTICLE X)
11
11.1
ADVISORY BOARDS (ARTICLE XI)
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SUBCHAPTER B—INTERNATIONAL MAIL

20
20.1 to 20.5
INTERNATIONAL POSTAL SERVICE
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SUBCHAPTER C—POST OFFICE SERVICES [DOMESTIC MAIL]

111
111.1 to 111.5
GENERAL INFORMATION ON POSTAL SERVICE
113
113.1 to 113.3
HAZARDOUS, RESTRICTED, AND PERISHABLE MAIL
121
121.1 to 121.4
SERVICE STANDARDS FOR MARKET-DOMINANT MAIL PRODUCTS
122
122.1 to 122.2
SERVICE STANDARDS FOR MARKET-DOMINANT SPECIAL SERVICES PRODUCTS
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SUBCHAPTER D—ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION

211
211.1 to 211.4
APPLICATION OF REGULATIONS
221
221.1 to 221.7
GENERAL ORGANIZATION
222
222.1 to 222.3
DELEGATIONS OF AUTHORITY
223
223.1 to 223.2
RELATIONSHIPS AND COMMUNICATION CHANNELS
230
230.1 to 230.42
OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL
231
231.1 to 231.2
PROTECTION OF POST OFFICES
232
232.1
CONDUCT ON POSTAL PROPERTY
233
233.1 to 233.12
INSPECTION SERVICE AUTHORITY
235
235.1 to 235.2
DEFENSE DEPARTMENT LIAISON
241
241.1 to 241.4
ESTABLISHMENT CLASSIFICATION, AND DISCONTINUANCE
242
242.2
CHANGE OF SITE
243
243.2
CONDUCT OF OFFICES
254
254.1 to 254.2
POSTAL SERVICE STANDARDS FOR FACILITY ACCESSIBILITY PURSUANT TO THE ARCHITECTURAL BARRIERS ACT
255
255.1 to 255.9
ACCESS OF PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES TO POSTAL SERVICE PROGRAMS, ACTIVITIES, FACILITIES, AND ELECTRONIC AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
259
259.1 to 259.2
SERVICES PERFORMED FOR OTHER AGENCIES
261
261.1 to 261.4
RECORDS AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT
262
262.1 to 262.7
RECORDS AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT DEFINITIONS
263
263.1 to 263.5
RECORDS RETENTION AND DISPOSITION
264
264.1 to 264.4
VITAL RECORDS
265
265.1 to 265.14
PRODUCTION OR DISCLOSURE OF MATERIAL OR INFORMATION
266
266.1 to 266.9
PRIVACY OF INFORMATION
267
267.1 to 267.5
PROTECTION OF INFORMATION
268
268.1 to 268.2
PRIVACY OF INFORMATION—EMPLOYEE RULES OF CONDUCT
273
273.1 to 273.10
ADMINISTRATION OF PROGRAM FRAUD CIVIL REMEDIES ACT
281
281.1 to 281.4
FIRM MAILINGS DAMAGED OR DESTROYED THROUGH TRANSPORTATION ACCIDENTS OR CATASTROPHES
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SUBCHAPTER E—RESTRICTIONS ON PRIVATE CARRIAGE OF LETTERS

310
310.1 to 310.7
ENFORCEMENT OF THE PRIVATE EXPRESS STATUTES
320
320.1 to 320.9
SUSPENSION OF THE PRIVATE EXPRESS STATUTES
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SUBCHAPTER F—PERSONNEL

447
447.11 to 447.61
RULES OF CONDUCT FOR POSTAL EMPLOYEES
491
491.1 to 491.9
GARNISHMENT OF SALARIES OF EMPLOYEES OF THE POSTAL SERVICE AND THE POSTAL RATE COMMISSION
492
492.1
ADMINISTRATIVE WAGE GARNISHMENT FROM NON-POSTAL SOURCES
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SUBCHAPTER G—POSTAGE PROGRAMS

501
501.1 to 501.21
AUTHORIZATION TO MANUFACTURE AND DISTRIBUTE POSTAGE EVIDENCING SYSTEMS
551
551.1 to 551.8
SEMIPOSTAL STAMP PROGRAM
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SUBCHAPTER H—PROCUREMENT SYSTEM FOR THE U.S. POSTAL SERVICE: INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OTHER THAN PATENTS

601
601.100 to 601.113
PURCHASING OF PROPERTY AND SERVICES
602
602.1 to 602.3
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OTHER THAN PATENTS
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SUBCHAPTER I [RESERVED]

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SUBCHAPTER J—POSTAL SERVICE DEBT OBLIGATIONS; DISBURSEMENT POSTAL MONEY ORDERS

760
760.1
APPLICABILITY OF TREASURY DEPARTMENT REGULATIONS
761
761.1 to 761.8
BOOK-ENTRY PROCEDURES
762
762.11 to 762.45
DISBURSEMENT POSTAL MONEY ORDERS
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SUBCHAPTER K—ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATIONS

775
775.1 to 775.14
NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY ACT PROCEDURES
776
776.1 to 776.10
FLOODPLAIN AND WETLAND PROCEDURES
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SUBCHAPTER L—SPECIAL REGULATIONS

777
777.11 to 777.51
RELOCATION ASSISTANCE AND REAL PROPERTY ACQUISITION POLICIES
778
778.1 to 778.13
INTERGOVERNMENTAL REVIEW OF POSTAL SERVICE FACILITY ACTIONS
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SUBCHAPTER M [RESERVED]

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SUBCHAPTER N—PROCEDURES

912
912.1 to 912.14
PROCEDURES TO ADJUDICATE CLAIMS FOR PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE ARISING OUT OF THE OPERATION OF THE U.S. POSTAL SERVICE
913
913.1 to 913.4
PROCEDURES FOR THE ISSUANCE OF ADMINISTRATIVE SUBPOENAS UNDER 39 U.S.C. 3016
916
[RESERVED]
927
927.1 to 927.3
RULES OF PROCEDURE RELATING TO FINES, DEDUCTIONS, AND DAMAGES
931
931.1
RULES OF PROCEDURE GOVERNING THE COMPROMISE OF OBLIGATIONS
946
946.1 to 946.11
RULES OF PROCEDURE RELATING TO THE DISPOSITION OF STOLEN MAIL MATTER AND PROPERTY ACQUIRED BY THE POSTAL INSPECTION SERVICE FOR USE AS EVIDENCE
951
951.1 to 951.8
PROCEDURE GOVERNING THE ELIGIBILITY OF PERSONS TO PRACTICE BEFORE THE POSTAL SERVICE
952
952.1 to 952.34
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO FALSE REPRESENTATION AND LOTTERY ORDERS
953
953.1 to 953.17
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO MAILABILITY
954
954.1 to 954.26
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO THE DENIAL, SUSPENSION, OR REVOCATION OF PERIODICALS MAIL PRIVILEGES
955
955.1 to 955.36
RULES OF PRACTICE BEFORE THE POSTAL SERVICE BOARD OF CONTRACT APPEALS
956
[RESERVED]
957
957.1 to 957.18
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO DEBARMENT FROM CONTRACTING
958
958.1 to 958.23
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO CIVIL PENALTIES, CLEAN-UP COSTS AND DAMAGES FOR VIOLATION OF HAZARDOUS MATERIAL REGULATIONS
959
959.1 to 959.31
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO THE PRIVATE EXPRESS STATUTES
960
960.1 to 960.22
RULES RELATIVE TO IMPLEMENTATION OF THE EQUAL ACCESS TO JUSTICE ACT IN POSTAL SERVICE PROCEEDINGS
961
961.1 to 961.12
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS UNDER SECTION 5 OF THE DEBT COLLECTION ACT
962
962.1 to 962.27
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO THE PROGRAM FRAUD CIVIL REMEDIES ACT
963
963.1 to 963.22
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO VIOLATIONS OF THE PANDERING ADVERTISEMENTS STATUTE, 39 U.S.C. 3008
964
964.1 to 964.23
RULES OF PRACTICE GOVERNING DISPOSITION OF MAIL WITHHELD FROM DELIVERY PURSUANT TO 39 U.S.C. 3003, 3004
965
965.1 to 965.14
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO MAIL DISPUTES
966
966.1 to 966.13
RULES OF PRACTICE IN PROCEEDINGS RELATIVE TO ADMINISTRATIVE OFFSETS INITIATED AGAINST FORMER EMPLOYEES OF THE POSTAL SERVICE
967-999
[RESERVED]
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CHAPTER III—POSTAL REGULATORY COMMISSION

SUBCHAPTER A—THE COMMISSION

3000
3000.101 to 3000.116
THE COMMISSION AND ITS OFFICES
3001
3001.105 to 3001.155
EMPLOYEE STANDARDS OF CONDUCT
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SUBCHAPTER B—SEEKING INFORMATION FROM THE COMMISSION

3005
3005.101 to 3005.107
PRIVACY ACT RULES
3006
3006.1 to 3006.70
PUBLIC RECORDS AND FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT
3007
3007.100
COMMISSION MEETINGS
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SUBCHAPTER C—GENERAL RULES OF PRACTICE FOR PROCEEDINGS BEFORE THE COMMISSION

3010
3010.100 to 3010.336
RULES OF PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE
3011
3011.100 to 3011.401
NON-PUBLIC MATERIALS PROVIDED TO THE COMMISSION
3012
3012.1 to 3012.7
EX PARTE COMMUNICATIONS
3013
3013.1 to 3013.21
PROCEDURES FOR COMPELLING PRODUCTION OF INFORMATION BY THE POSTAL SERVICE
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SUBCHAPTER D—SPECIAL RULES OF PRACTICE FOR SPECIFIC PROCEEDING TYPES

3020
3020.101 to 3020.123
RULES APPLICABLE TO POSTAL SERVICE REQUESTS FOR CHANGES IN THE NATURE OF POSTAL SERVICES
3021
3021.1 to 3021.43
RULES FOR APPEALS OF POSTAL SERVICE DETERMINATIONS TO CLOSE OR CONSOLIDATE POST OFFICES
3022
3022.1 to 3022.50
RULES FOR COMPLAINTS
3023
3023.10 to 3023.12
RULES FOR RATE OR SERVICE INQUIRIES
3024
3024.1 to 3024.8
SPECIAL RULES FOR COMPLAINTS ALLEGING VIOLATIONS OF 39 U.S.C. 404a
3025
3025.101 to 3025.105
PROCEDURES RELATED TO COMMISSION VIEWS SUBMITTED TO THE SECRETARY OF STATE
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SUBCHAPTER E—REGULATIONS GOVERNING MARKET DOMINANT PRODUCTS, COMPETITIVE PRODUCTS, PRODUCT LISTS, AND MARKET TESTS

3030
3030.501 to 3030.566
REGULATION OF RATES FOR MARKET DOMINANT PRODUCTS
3035
3035.101 to 3035.107
REGULATION OF RATES FOR COMPETITIVE PRODUCTS
3040
3040.101 to 3040.212
PRODUCT LISTS AND THE MAIL CLASSIFICATION SCHEDULE
3045
3045.1 to 3045.20
RULES FOR MARKET TESTS OF EXPERIMENTAL PRODUCTS
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SUBCHAPTER F—PERIODIC REPORTING, ACCOUNTING PRACTICES, AND TAX RULES

3050
3050.1 to 3050.60
PERIODIC REPORTING
3055
3055.1 to 3055.92
SERVICE PERFORMANCE AND CUSTOMER SATISFACTION REPORTING
3060
3060.1 to 3060.43
ACCOUNTING PRACTICES AND TAX RULES FOR THE THEORETICAL COMPETITIVE PRODUCTS ENTERPRISE
3061-3099
[RESERVED]

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