USPS Withdraws Federal Register Changing Move Update Standards

At the recent MTAC meetings, the Postal Service announced they would be withdrawing the proposed changes to Move Update standards published in the July 12, 2011 Federal Register.

According to the formal announcement in a DMM Advisory issued yesterday, 8/29/11, the content of the proposed rule changes will be “significantly revised”.  Also announced was that, based on industry feedback, the Moved Left No Address and PO Box Closed, No Forwarding Order (MLNA/BCNO) portions will be completely removed.  

The Postal Service expects that an entirely new proposed rule will be issued in the future.

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