H.R.5020 - Prisoner-of-War Commemorative Coin Act102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Peterson, Douglas (Pete) [D-FL-2] (Introduced 04/29/1992)|
|Committees:||House - Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 05/15/1992 Referred to the Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and Coinage. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5020 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/29/1992)
Prisoner-of-War Commemorative Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to issue a specified number of one-dollar coins emblematic of the experience of American prisoners of war.
Requires that all sales of such coins include a surcharge of $5 per coin. Requires specified proceeds from such surcharges to be paid to the: (1) Secretary of the Interior for construction of the Andersonville Prisoner-of-War Museum in Andersonville, Georgia; (2) endowment fund established by this Act for the maintenance of such Museum; and (3) Secretary of Veterans Affairs to maintain national cemeteries.