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S. 1235 (116th): Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act

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A bill to require the Secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, giving women in the United States the right to vote.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Marsha Blackburn

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Tennessee. Republican.

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Last Updated: Jun 4, 2019
Length: 10 pages
Introduced
Apr 30, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

This bill was enacted as:

H.R. 2423: Women’s Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act
Enacted — Signed by the President on Nov 25, 2019. (compare text)
Cosponsors

85 Cosponsors (48 Republicans, 35 Democrats, 2 Independents)

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What legislators are saying

Blackburn’s Bill Signed By PresidentWill Create Coin to Honor 100 Years of Women’s Suffrage Movement
    — Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] (Sponsor) on Nov 26, 2019

Blackburn’s Coin Bill Honoring 100 Years of Women’s Right to Vote Passes Congress
    — Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] (Sponsor) on Nov 1, 2019

Senator Blackburns Womens Suffrage Centennial Commemorative Coin Act Passes Senate by Unanimous Consent
    — Sen. Marsha Blackburn [R-TN] (Sponsor) on Jun 4, 2019

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History

Apr 30, 2019
 
Introduced

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Jun 4, 2019
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

S. 1235 (116th) was 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.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 1235. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

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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