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H.R. 2519: The American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 2519 requires the Department of the Treasury to mint and issue commemorative coins in recognition and celebration of the 100th anniversary of the American Legion.

Any surcharges, after all taxpayer costs are satisfied and then upon demonstration to the Treasury Secretary that funds equal to or greater than the surcharges collected were raised from totally private sources for the exact purpose specified in the bill, received from the sale of these coins shall be paid to the American Legion for costs related to promoting the importance of: (1 ...

Sponsor and status

Timothy Walz

Sponsor. Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 30, 2017
Length: 5 pages
Introduced:

May 18, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 6, 2017

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 6, 2017.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-65

Incorporated Legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 1182: The American Legion 100th Anniversary Commemorative Coin Act

Passed Senate (House next) on Aug 3, 2017. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

May 18, 2017
 
Introduced

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Sep 21, 2017
 
On House Schedule

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Sep 25, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 28, 2017
 
Passed Senate

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 Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 6, 2017
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 2519 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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