H.R.1717 - To provide for the privatization of the United States Postal Service.105th Congress (1997-1998)
Summary: H.R.1717 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)
Introduced in House (05/22/1997)
Provides for the transfer of the United States Postal Service to a private corporation.
Directs the President to transmit to the Congress: (1) a comprehensive plan providing for the transfer of property subject to this Act; and (2) recommendations for legislation as necessary.
Establishes the Postal Privatization Commission to: (1) carry out functions relating to the issuance of securities to postal employees; and (2) consult with the President on the transfer.