Summary: S.1299 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate without amendment (07/26/2012)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Lions Clubs International Century of Service Commemorative Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue as legal tender $1 coins in commemoration of the centennial of the founding of the Lions Clubs International. Requires the design of the coins to be emblematic of the centennial.

Permits the Secretary to issue such coins only during calendar 2017.

Requires sales of the coins to include a surcharge of $10 per coin, to be paid by the Secretary to the Lions Clubs International Foundation.