H.R.4116 - American Bald Eagle Recovery and National Emblem Commemorative Coin Act108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Jenkins, William L. [R-TN-1] (Introduced 04/01/2004)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||12/23/2004 Became Public Law No: 108-486. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4116 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 108-486 (12/23/2004)
American Bald Eagle Recovery and National Emblem Commemorative Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury, in celebration of the recovery of the bald eagle, in commemoration of the 35th anniversary of the enactment of the Endangered Species Act of 1973, and the placement of the bald eagle on the endangered species list under such Act, to mint and issue not more than: (1) 100,000 $5 gold coins; (2) 500,000 $1 silver coins; and (3) 750,000 half dollar coins.
Directs that the design of the coins be emblematic of the bald eagle and its history, natural biology, and national symbolism.
Requires that sales of the coins include a surcharge of $35 per coin for the $5 coin, $10 for the $1 coin, and $3 for the half dollar coin, which shall be promptly paid by the Secretary to the American Eagle Foundation of Tennessee to further its works.