S. 3612 (112th): Commemorative Coins Reform Act of 2012

Introduced:
Sep 21, 2012 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Jim DeMint
Senator from South Carolina
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Sep 21, 2012
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 6495 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 21, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Sep 21, 2012
Referred to Committee Sep 21, 2012
 
Full Title

A bill to prohibit the payment of surcharges for commemorative coin programs to private organizations or entities, and for other purposes.

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Cosponsors
7 cosponsors (7R) (show)
Committees

Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

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9/21/2012--Introduced.
Commemorative Coins Reform Act of 2012 - Prohibits surcharges generated by the sale of any numismatic item or commemorative coin program from being paid to a non-federal organization, except with respect to sales and production costs.
Requires that surcharges be used to recover all numismatic operation and program costs allocable to the program under which a numismatic item is produced and sold.
Requires the transfer of any excess surcharges to the general fund of the Treasury for deficit reduction purposes.

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