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Apr 22, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 8, 2008
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 8, 2008.
Representative for Texas's 32nd congressional district
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Last Updated: Sep 28, 2008
Length: 3 pages
To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the centennial of the Boy Scouts of America, and for other purposes.
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 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.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5872”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5872 — 110th Congress: Boy Scouts of America Centennial Commemorative Coin Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5872
“H.R. 5872 — 110th Congress: Boy Scouts of America Centennial Commemorative Coin Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 11, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5872>
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