§ 406. — Postal services at Armed Forces installations.
[Laws in effect as of January 24, 2002]
[Document not affected by Public Laws enacted between
January 24, 2002 and December 19, 2002]
TITLE 39--POSTAL SERVICE
CHAPTER 4--GENERAL AUTHORITY
Sec. 406. Postal services at Armed Forces installations
(a) The Postal Service may establish branch post offices at camps,
posts, bases, or stations of the Armed Forces and at defense or other
(b) The Secretaries of Defense and Transportation shall make
arrangements with the Postal Service to perform postal services through
personnel designated by them at or through branch post offices
established under subsection (a) of this section.
(Pub. L. 91-375, Aug. 12, 1970, 84 Stat. 724.)
Section effective July 1, 1971, pursuant to Resolution No. 71-9 of
the Board of Governors. See section 15(a) of Pub. L. 91-375, set out as
a note preceding section 101 of this title.
Section Referred to in Other Sections
This section is referred to in sections 403, 413, 3401, 3406 of this