H.R.654 - United States Mint Bicentennial Coin Act103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Hayes, James A. [D-LA-7] (Introduced 01/27/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Banking, Finance, and Urban Affrs|
|Latest Action:||02/12/1993 Referred to the Subcommittee on Consumer Credit and Insurance.|
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Summary: H.R.654 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/27/1993)
United States Mint Bicentennial Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the 200th anniversary of the establishment of the United States Mint. Prescribes the designs for the ensuing five-dollar gold coins, one-dollar silver coins, and half-dollar silver coins.
Restricts issuance of such coins to 1993.
Mandates that all surcharges received from the sale of such coins be paid to the Smithsonian Institution for the National Numismatic Collection. Requires the Executive Director of the National Numismatic Collection to establish specified funds with the surcharge proceeds. Prescribes financial assurances.