skip to main content
React to this bill with an emoji:
Save your position on this bill bill on a six-point scale from strongly oppose to strongly support:

H.R. 4248 (111th): Free Competition in Currency Act of 2009

To repeal the legal tender laws, to prohibit taxation on certain coins and bullion, and to repeal superfluous sections related to coinage.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Dec 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Ronald “Ron” Paul

Representative for Texas's 14th congressional district

Republican

Text:

Read Text »
Last Updated: Dec 9, 2009
Length: 3 pages

History

Dec 9, 2009
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

H.R. 4248 (111th) 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 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

How to cite this information.

We recommend the following MLA-formatted citation when using the information you see here in academic work:

“H.R. 4248 — 111th Congress: Free Competition in Currency Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. October 18, 2017 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr4248>

Where is this information from?

GovTrack automatically collects legislative information from a variety of governmental and non-governmental sources. This page is sourced primarily from Congress.gov, the official portal of the United States Congress. Congress.gov is generally updated one day after events occur, and so legislative activity shown here may be one day behind. Data via the congress project.