Summary: H.R.6300 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.6300. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (09/29/2006)

National Archives 75th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act - Instructs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue $1 coins whose design: (1) is emblematic of the National Archives Building; and (2) honors the National Archives and Records Administration as a public trust on which American democracy depends and of the Charters of Freedom that the Administration enshrines for posterity.

Requires the obverse of the coins to be representative of the 75th Anniversary of the National Archives Building.

Requires such coins to feature an image of: (1) the Declaration of Independence; (2) the Constitution of the United States; and (3) the Bill of Rights.

Declares that: (1) only one U.S. Mint facility may be used to strike any particular combination of denomination and quality of such coins; and (2) the coins may be issued only during calendar 2010.

Prescribes guidelines for coin sales and a coin surcharge.