To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the tercentenary of the birth of Benjamin Franklin, and for other purposes.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Delaware At Large. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 7, 2004
Length: 4 pages
108th Congress (2003–2004)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 21, 2004
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 21, 2004.
326 Cosponsors (185 Republicans, 140 Democrats, 1 Independent)
Sep 30, 2003
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Nov 17, 2004
Passed House (Senate next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was without objection so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 7, 2004
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
Dec 21, 2004
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
H.R. 3204 (108th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3204. This is the one from the 108th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Benjamin Franklin Commemorative Coin Act, Pub. L. No. 108-464, H.R. 3204, 108th Cong. (2004).
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