E-commerce Activities of the U.S. Postal Service: Hearing Before the International Security, Proliferation, and Federal Services Subcommittee of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Sixth Congress, Second Session, September 7, 2000
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on International Security, Proliferation, and Federal Services, United States
U.S. Government Printing Office, 2001 - Electronic commerce - 247 pages
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
According addition agencies American applicable Not applicable apply to USPS appropriate approval authority believe Board Chairman challenge Comments Commission Committee communications companies competition complete concerns CONGRESS THE LIBRARY consumer continue costs customers delivery direct discussed documents e-commerce activities e-commerce initiatives e-commerce products electronic commerce established example existing express federal functions goals going Governors identified implemented improve innovations institutions interest Internet involved issues LIBRARY OF CONGRESS matter offer Online operations opportunity parcel post performance post office Post Office Department Postal Reorganization Act postal savings Postal Service Postmaster presented products and services Prohibits proposal protection question rates reasonable recommendations regulations requirements responsible revenues Senator serve Service's specific statement status telegraph transportation United USPS e-commerce
Page 63 - The powers thus granted are not confined to the instrumentalities of commerce, or the postal service known or in use when the Constitution was adopted, but they keep pace with the progress of the country, and adapt themselves to the new developments of time and circumstances.
Page 147 - Senator Daniel Akaka, Ranking Minority Member, Subcommittee on International Security, Proliferation, and Federal Services, Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs; Representative Chaka Fattah, Ranking Minority Member, Subcommittee on the Postal Service, House Committee on Government Reform; Mr.
Page 228 - They extend from the horse with its rider to the stage coach, from the sailing vessel to the steamboat, from the coach and the steamboat to the railroad, and from the railroad to the telegraph, as these new agencies are successively brought into use to meet the demands of increasing population and wealth. They were intended for the government of the business to which they relate, at all times and under all circumstances.
Page 27 - ... (7) to another agency or to an instrumentality of any governmental jurisdiction within or under the control of the United States for a civil or criminal law enforcement activity if the activity is authorized by law, and if the head of the agency or instrumentality has made a written request to the agency which maintains the record specifying the particular portion desired and the law enforcement activity for which the record is sought...
Page 59 - The Postal Service shall have as its basic function the obligation to provide postal services to bind the Nation together through the personal, educational, literary, and business correspondence of the people.
Page 91 - Subcommittee on International Security, Proliferation and Federal Services Committee on Governmental Affairs United States Senate The Honorable John M.