Postal Regulatory Commission – Chairman’s Request for Information, Earned Value Promotion

04/22/2015

2015/04/22 The Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) has filed a request for information from the United States Postal Service regarding their latest response to the PRC’s remand.

First-Class Mail

  • Earned Value promotion, requested to confirm that the promotion will be in effect for 2 months after the Docket No. R2015-4 prices for First-Class Mail are implemented compared with 3 months in the Postal Service’s original filing.
  • Confirm that the New CPI Authority Used and Unused New Authority for First-Class Mail are 1.965 percent and 0.001 percent, respectively.

Standard Mail

  • Confirm that the Postal Service does not intend to implement the Earned Value Mail Reply promotion for Standard Mail until Standard Mail rates and classification changes are approved by the Commission. If not confirmed, please explain the legal basis for implementing the Earned Value Mail Reply promotion for Standard Mail before Standard Mail rates and classification changes are approved by the Commission.
  • Confirm that the New CPI Authority Used and Unused New Authority for Standard Mail are 1.942 percent and 0.024 percent, respectively, assuming the promotion is in effect for 2 months

R2015-4 Chairman’s Information Request No. 17

Link: http://www.prc.gov/docs/92/92133/CHIR%20No.%2017.doc

http://www.prc.gov/docs/92/92133/CHIR%20No.%2017.pdf