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H.R. 770: American Innovation $1 Coin Act

To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in recognition of American innovation and significant innovation and pioneering efforts of individuals or groups from each of the 50 States, the District of Columbia, and the United States territories, to promote the importance of innovation in the United States, the District of Columbia, and the United States territories, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

James Himes

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 4th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2018
Length: 4 pages
Introduced:

Jan 31, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 20, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 20, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-197

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

S. 2399: American Innovation $1 Coin Act

Introduced on Feb 7, 2018. 84% incorporated. (compare text)

S. 1326: American Innovation $1 Coin Act

Introduced on Jun 8, 2017. 64% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 31, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jan 16, 2018
 
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.

Jun 20, 2018
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jun 27, 2018
 
House Agreed to Changes

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 without objection so no record of individual votes was made.

Jul 20, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 770 is 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.

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