Summary: H.R.3415 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (10/16/1986)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Bicentennial of the Constitution Coins and Medals Act - Title I: Bicentennial of the United States Constitution Commemorative Coins - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to issue a specified number of five dollar gold coins and one dollar silver coins emblematic of the Bicentennial of the U.S. Constitution.

Sets forth certain features of such coins and provides for their sale and issuance. Terminates the minting of such coins after June 30, 1988.

Requires the Secretary to deposit in the Treasury all surcharges received from sale of such coins, to be used to reduce the national debt.

Title II: Bicentennial of the United States Constitution Commemorative Medals - Directs the Secretary to strike and deliver to the Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution a specified number of gold, silver, and bronze medals commemorating the Bicentennial. Authorizes the Commission to dispose of such medals at a premium. Terminates the striking of such medals after December 31, 1987.

States that laws governing Government procurement shall be inapplicable to procurement under this title.