About the bill
To reduce the costs of producing 1-cent and 5-cent coins, provide authority to the Secretary of the Treasury to perform research and development on new metallic content for circulating coins, and to require biennial reports to Congress on circulating coin production costs and possible alternative metallic content.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5512 — 110th Congress: Coin Modernization and Taxpayer Savings Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5512
“H.R. 5512 — 110th Congress: Coin Modernization and Taxpayer Savings Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. July 30, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5512>
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