Vote — Nov 30, 2015 5:36 p.m.
Nomination Confirmed 79/7
Feb 28, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 8, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Ohio's 18th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 12, 2008
Length: 12 pages
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.
5/8/2008--Passed House amended.Coin Modernization and Taxpayer Savings Act of 2008 - Requires the one-cent coin (except for Lincoln Bicentennial Numismatic Pennies) to be produced primarily of steel and treated to ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5512>
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