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COMMITTEE ON POST OFFICE AND CIVIL SERVICE
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
FIRST SESSION OF THE
COMMITTEE ON POST OFFICE AND CIVIL SERVICE TOM MURRAY, Tennessee, Chairman
JAMES H. MORRISON, Louisiana
EDWARD H. REES, Kansas
SUMMARY OF LEGISLATION OF THE COMMITTEE ON POST
OFFICE AND CIVIL SERVICE
The Committee on Post Office and Civil Service, United States House of Representatives, considered some 259 bills and resolutions. The following is a summary statement of the provisions of each of the actions taken, with an indication of their present status.
The rate on books is increased from 8 cents
The present rate of 4 cents on the 1st pound
These provisions are as follows:
(3) The fee for a permit to send 3dclass mail under the bulk mailing rate is increased from $10 a year to $20 a year.
(4) Odd-sized pieces of 3d-class mail will be subject to a minimum charge of 5 cents, representing an increase of 2 cents per piece.
(5) There will be no increases on
organizations or associations.
increased revenue in the amount of
$128,000,000 per year.
provides a pay increase for employees in
compensation of approximately 967,853
branch of the Government.
by 11 percent, effective on the 1st day of