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Title 39 - Postal Service last revised: Apr 01, 2024
Appendix Appendix A - Appendix A to Part 3020—Pro Forma N-Case Procedural Schedule
Line Action Day number
1Pre-Filing Consultations 1n/a.
2Commission Order 2n/a.
3Filing of Postal Service Request0.
4Commission Notice and Order 31-3.
5Technical Conference10.
6Participant Discovery on Postal Service Case Ends28.
7Responses to Participant Discovery on Postal Service Case35.
8Participants Confirm Intent to File a Rebuttal Case37. 4
9Filing of Rebuttal Cases (if submitted)42.
10Deadline for Motions to Leave to File Surrebuttal44. 5
11Deadline for Answers to Motions for Surrebuttal46.
12Filing of Surrebuttal Cases (if authorized)49. 6
13Hearings:
Hearings (with no Rebuttal Cases)42-44.
Hearings (with Rebuttal Cases, but no requests for leave to file Surrebuttal Cases)49-51.
Hearings (with Rebuttal Cases and requests for leave to file Surrebuttal Cases)54-56.
14Initial Briefs(7 days after conclusion of hearings).
15Reply Briefs(7 days after filing of Initial Briefs).
16Target Issuance Date of Advisory Opinion90.

1 The Postal Service would initiate pre-filing consultations and would file a notice with the Commission of such consultations prior to their commencement.

2 This order would appoint a Public Representative.

3 This notice and order would announce the Postal Service request, set a deadline for interventions, set a date for a technical conference, and establish a procedural schedule.

4 If no participant elects to file a rebuttal case, hearings begin on Day 42.

5 If no surrebuttal cases are requested, hearings begin on Day 49.

6 If one or more surrebuttal cases are requested (whether or not authorized by the Commission), hearings begin on Day 54.

authority: 39 U.S.C. 404(d); 503; 504; 3661
source: 85 FR 9649, Feb. 19, 2020, unless otherwise noted.