H.R. 6571 (112th): Korean Immigration Commemorative Coin Act

Oct 12, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Died (Referred to Committee)
Robert “Rob” Andrews
Representative for New Jersey's 1st congressional district
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Oct 12, 2012
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This bill was introduced on October 12, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Oct 12, 2012
Referred to Committee Oct 12, 2012
Full Title

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the 100th anniversary of the beginning of Korean immigration into the United States.


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Korean Immigration Commemorative Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury, during the one-year period beginning January 1, 2018, to mint and issue $5 gold coins and $1 silver coins emblematic of the immigration of Koreans into the United States and their significant contributions of Korean Americans to this nation.
Requires all surcharges received from coin sales to be promptly paid by the Secretary to the Council on 100th Year Korean Immigration Commemorative Coin Act in order to provide academic scholarships.

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