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H.R. 500 (116th): Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Coin Act of 2019

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To require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in recognition of Christa McAuliffe.

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Sponsor and status

Fred Upton

Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 6th congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jan 11, 2019
Length: 7 pages
Jan 11, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
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This bill was enacted as:

S. 239: Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Coin Act of 2019
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 9, 2019. (compare text)

311 Cosponsors (189 Democrats, 121 Republicans, 1 Independent)


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Upton issues statement after President Trump signs Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Coin Act of 2019
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] (Sponsor) on Oct 9, 2019

Upton issues statement after U.S. House passes Christa McAuliffe Commemorative Coin Act of 2019
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] (Sponsor) on Sep 19, 2019

Upton & Dingell Re-Introduce Legislation Championing STEM Education
    — Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI6] (Sponsor) on Jan 16, 2019

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Jan 11, 2019

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H.R. 500 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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