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H.R. 2872 (109th): Louis Braille Bicentennial--Braille Literacy Commemorative Coin Act

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of Louis Braille.

Sponsor and status

Robert “Bob” Ney

Sponsor. Representative for Ohio's 18th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jul 14, 2006
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

Jun 13, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 27, 2006

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 27, 2006.

Law:

Pub.L. 109-247

History

Jun 13, 2005
 
Introduced

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Feb 28, 2006
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 12, 2006
 
Passed Senate

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.

Jul 27, 2006
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2872 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 109th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2005 to Dec 9, 2006. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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