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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.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

James Himes

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

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Last Updated: Jan 17, 2018
Length: 10 pages

Jan 31, 2017


Passed House (Senate next) on Jan 16, 2018

This bill passed in the House on January 16, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.


27% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)


Jan 31, 2017

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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.

Passed Senate

Signed by the President

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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