Postal Bulletin 22117, published since March 4, 1880.Make holiday service your priority. Keep up the great work.


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Administrative Services

Directives and Forms Update

Customer Relations

Mail Alert

Domestic Mail

DMM Revision: DSF2 and eLOT - Carrier Route

Reminder: Customized MarketMail Service - Sample

Reminder: Thirty Days To Go - End of Transitional

Holiday HAZMAT


Guidelines: Gifts to Postal Service Employees

Reminder: Thrift Savings Plan Participant Statements


Notice: Household Diary Study

Notice: International Reply Coupons

Notice: 2004 Pay Dates, Organization Dues, and
Leave Year

International Mail

ICM Updates: International Customized Mail



Pull-Out Section

Fraud Alert

Withholding of Mail Orders

Invalid Express Mail Corporate Account Numbers

Missing, Lost, or Stolen U.S. Money Order Forms

Missing, Lost, or Stolen Canadian Money Order

Counterfeit Canadian Money Order Forms

Toll-Free Number Available to Verify Canadian Money

Other Information

Overseas Military Mail

Walk Right

Missing Children Posters

Christmas Day Poster

Notice to All Employees: Thrift Savings Plan Fact

Flexible Spending Accounts

Licensing (Continued)


Stamp Announcement 03-33: Pacific Coral Reef

Correction: U.S. Flag Definitive Stamp

Stamp Announcement 03-34: Lunar New Year -
Commemorative Stamp

Stamp Announcement 03-35: Love - Candy Hearts
Special Stamp

Stamp Announcement 03-36: Paul Robeson
Commemorative Stamp

Pictorial Cancellations Announcement

Special Cancellation Die Hubs

Post Offices

Post Office Changes


New Form: PS Form 5454, Highway Contract Route
Enroute Box Change

What's in Store

Supply Management

POM Revision: Air, Highway, and Water Route Mail Transportation Service Contracts

Handbook P-5 Revision: Highway Contract Route
Transportation Pay Cycle

Non-Supply Management Employees: Total Cost of
Ownership (TCO)

New Strapping Materials Contract on eBuy

Postal Bulletin Index

Semiannual Index PB 22107 (7-24-03)

The Postal Bulletin is published biweekly; information is effective for one year unless it changes a permanent directive or unless otherwise specified.

Ordering Information: Following is the list of postal stock numbers (PSNs) to use when ordering copies of the Postal Bulletin from the MDC:

PB 22117: 7690-05-000-5986

PB 22116: 7690-05-000-5985

PB 22115: 7690-05-000-5984

PB 22114: 7690-05-000-5983

PB 22113: 7690-05-000-5982

PB 22112: 7690-05-000-5981

PB 22111: 7690-05-000-5980

PB 22110: 7690-05-000-5979

PB 22109: 7690-05-000-5978

PB 22108: 7690-05-000-5977

PB 22107: 7690-05-000-5976

PB 22106: 7690-05-000-5975

PB 22105: 7690-05-000-5974

PB 22104: 7690-05-000-5973

PB 22103: 7690-05-000-5972

PB 22102: 7690-05-000-5971

PB 22101: 7690-05-000-5970

PB 22100: 7690-05-000-5969

PB 22099: 7690-05-000-5968

PB 22098: 7690-05-000-5967

PB 22097: 7690-05-000-5966

PB 22096: 7690-05-000-5965

PB 22095: 7690-05-000-5964

PB 22094: 7690-05-000-4859

PB 22093: 7690-05-000-4858

PB 22092: 7690-05-000-4857

PB 22091: 7690-05-000-4856

PB 22090: 7690-05-000-4855

PB 22089: 7690-05-000-4854