H.R.1698 - Bullion and Collectible Coin Production Efficiency and Cost Savings Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] (Introduced 03/26/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Financial Services | Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 06/24/2015 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Text: H.R.1698 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
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Referred in Senate (06/24/2015)
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
To amend design and content requirements for certain gold and silver coins, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the “Bullion and Collectible Coin Production Efficiency and Cost Savings Act”.
Title 31, United States Code, is amended—
(i) by striking paragraphs (3) and (8); and
(ii) by redesignating paragraphs (4), (5), (6), and (7) as paragraphs (3), (4), (5), and (6), respectively;
(B) in subsection (t)(6)(B), by striking “90 percent silver and 10 percent copper” and inserting “not less than 90 percent silver”; and
(i) in paragraph (1), by striking “Subject to” and all that follows through “the Secretary shall” and inserting “The Secretary shall”;
(ii) in paragraph (2)(A), by striking “The Secretary” and inserting “To the greatest extent possible, the Secretary”;
(iii) in paragraph (5), by inserting after “may issue” the following: “collectible versions of”; and
(iv) by striking paragraph (8); and
(2) in section 5132(a)(2)(B)(i), by striking “90 percent silver and 10 percent copper” and inserting “not less than 90 percent silver”.
Proof and uncirculated versions of coins issued by the Secretary of the Treasury pursuant to subsection (e) of section 5112 of title 31, United States Code, during calendar year 2016 shall have a smooth edge incused with a designation that notes the 30th anniversary of the first issue of coins under such subsection.
Passed the House of Representatives June 23, 2015.
|Attest:||karen l. haas,|