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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Support of American Eagle Silver Bullion Program Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To authorize the Secretary of the Treasury to purchase silver on the open market when the silver stockpile is depleted, to be used to mint coins.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
06/20/2002Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
07/05/2002Referred to the Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy, Technology and Economic Growth.
Action By: Committee on Financial Services
06/21/2002Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H3778)
Action By: House of Representatives
06/20/2002Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
Action By: House of Representatives
06/20/2002Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (3)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Gibbons, Jim [R-NV-2]* 06/20/2002
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2]* 06/20/2002
Rep. Berkley, Shelley [D-NV-1] 06/27/2002

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Financial Services06/20/2002 Referred to
House Financial Services Subcommittee on Domestic Monetary Policy, Technology, and Economic Growth07/05/2002 Referred to

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Latest Summary (1)

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Introduced in House (06/20/2002)

Support of American Eagle Silver Bullion Program Act - Requires the Secretary of the Treasury to obtain silver from other available sources when the U.S. silver stockpile is depleted. Prohibits the Secretary from paying more than the average world price for silver under any circumstances.