Implications of Electronic Mail and Message Systems for the U.S. Postal Service

Contents
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In trodu ction .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
U SPS M ainstream ............................................... 4
USPS Rates and Service Levels ............................ ....... 5
Labor Requirem ents ...................................... ....... 7
Policy Im plications ............... ........... ... . ..... 8
Provide a Clear Direction for USPS Involvement it ems........... 9
Reduce or Eliminate Further Regulatory and Judicial Delay ......... 10
Strengthen Privacy and security protection ....................... 10
Maintain Oversight and Initiate Planning on USPS Long Term
V iability . .. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 11

United States. Congress. Office of Technology Assessment. Implications of Electronic Mail and Message Systems for the U.S. Postal Service. UNT Digital Library. http://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc39480/. Accessed August 2, 2014.