As reported in an earlier post, the USPS has requested authority to provide free insurance on Priority Mail shipments. It is unknown at this time when it might start, Here is the announcement:
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May 16, 2013
PRC Filing Priority Mail Insurance Enhancement
On May 10, USPS Legal submitted the PRC filing for Priority Mail Insurance Enhancement.
The Docket No. is R2013-7 and can be accessed at http://www.prc.gov/Docs/86/86954/Notice%20(PM%20Insurance).pdf.
Please share this information with any of your customers that may be interested in this filing.