S.889 - Mother's Day Centennial Commemorative Coin Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Rockefeller, John D., IV [D-WV] (Introduced 05/05/2011)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||05/05/2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.889 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/05/2011)
Mother's Day Centennial Commemorative Coin Act - Instructs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue not more than 400,000 $1 coins emblematic of the 100th anniversary of President Wilson's proclamation designating the second Sunday in May as Mother's Day.
Authorizes the Secretary to issue such coins beginning on January 1, 2014, except that the Secretary may initiate sales of such coins, without issuance, before such date.
Terminates such minting authority after December 31, 2014.
Requires coin sales to include a $10 surcharge per coin, with distribution of such surcharges to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure and the National Osteoporosis Foundation for the purpose of furthering research.