39 CFR 501.17 - Decertified Postage Evidencing Systems.

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§ 501.17 Decertified Postage Evidencing Systems.
(a) A Decertified Postage Evidencing System is a device for which the provider's authority to distribute has been withdrawn by the Postal Service as a result of any retirement plan for a given class of meters published by the Postal Service in the Federal Register; a suspension or revocation under § 501.6; or a voluntary withdrawal undertaken by the provider.
(b) A Decertified Postage Evidencing System must be withdrawn from service by the date agreed to by the Postal Service and provider.
(c) To the extent postage meters are involved, the provider must utilize the approved procedures for lost and stolen meters under § 501.14(c)(7) to locate the meter and remove it from service by the agreed upon date.
(d) Decertified Postage Evidencing Systems that are not submitted to the Postal Service for refund within one hundred and eighty (180) days of the agreed upon withdrawal from service date will not be eligible for refund of unused postage.
(e) Postage indicia printed by Decertified Postage Evidencing Systems may no longer be considered valid postage one hundred and eighty (180) days from the agreed upon withdrawal from service date.

Title 39 published on 2013-07-01

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  • 2014-02-27; vol. 79 # 39 - Thursday, February 27, 2014
    1. 79 FR 10994 - Revisions to the Requirements for Authority to Manufacture and Distribute Postage Evidencing Systems
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      Final rule.
      This rule is effective March 31, 2014.
      39 CFR Part 501

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Title 39 published on 2013-07-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 39 CFR 501 after this date.

  • 2014-02-27; vol. 79 # 39 - Thursday, February 27, 2014
    1. 79 FR 10994 - Revisions to the Requirements for Authority to Manufacture and Distribute Postage Evidencing Systems
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      POSTAL SERVICE
      Final rule.
      This rule is effective March 31, 2014.
      39 CFR Part 501