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Administrative Services

Reminder: Current Use of Automated Forms

Customer Relations

Mail Alert

Domestic Mail

DMM Revision: New 4-State Customer Barcode

DMM Revision: Delivery Confirmation Now Available to
More Locations

DMM Revision: FIM C for Permit Reply Mail

Publication 431 Revision: Changes to Post Office Box
Fee Groups


Handbook EL-312 Revision: Changes to Preemployment Screening Programs

USPS-NPPN National Agreement: Change to Uniform
Program Allowance, 2006-2007


Postmaster/Field Guide Revision: New Account Identifier
Codes for Postal Lobby Copy Machine Revenue

Notice: Fiscal Year 2006 Closing Guidance

International Mail

Notice: Changes to Canada Post Money Order Form

ICM Updates: International Customized Mail


Stamp Announcement 06-36: Southern Florida
Wetland Stamps

Revised Handbook: Handbook PO-230, Pictorial

Pictorial Postmarks Announcement

Special Cancellation Die Hubs

Post Offices

POM Revision: New Language Reflects Signage in
Post Offices

Mover's Guide News: May 2006 Mover's Guide News

Notice: New TTY Number for 1-800-ASK-USPS

Post Office Changes


Reminder: Stamps by Mail — Brochure Ordering

Notice: International Reply Coupons

Supply Management

Notice: Purchasing Lifting Equipment

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 Forms

Verifying U.S. Postal Service Money Orders

Counterfeit Canadian Money Order Forms

Toll-Free Number Available to Verify Canadian Money

Other Information

Overseas Military Mail

Notice to All Employees: Thrift Savings Plan Fact Sheet

Postal Bulletin Index

Semiannual Index   PB22184 (7-6-06)

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