H.R.535 - Prisoner-of-War Commemorative Coin Act103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Peterson, Douglas (Pete) [D-FL-2] (Introduced 01/21/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Banking, Finance, and Urban Affrs|
|Latest Action:||11/10/1993 Subcommittee Hearings Held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.535 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/21/1993)
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.