H.R.1560: Lewis and Clark Expedition Bicentennial Commemorative Coin Act

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300 (136 Democrats, 1 Independent, 164 Republicans)

Bill Summary

TABLE OF CONTENTS: Title I: Lewis and Clark Expedition Bicentennial Coin Title II: Leif Ericsson Millennium Commemorative Coin Title I: Lewis and Clark Expedition Bicentennial Coin - Lewis and Clark Expedition Bicentennial Commemorative Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue one-dollar and half-dollar coins emblematic of the expedition of Lewis and Clark. Allocates surcharges from coin sales between the National...

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Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the House Committee on Banking and Financial Services.
Referred to the Subcommittee on Domestic and International Monetary Policy.
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
Mr. Castle moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Considered under suspension of the rules.
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate.
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 5, rule I, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Considered as unfinished business.
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 398 - 2 (Roll No. 418).
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Received in the Senate and read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking.
Senate Committee on Banking discharged by Unanimous Consent.
Measure laid before Senate by unanimous consent.
Amendment SP 3831 proposed by Senator Craig for Senator D'Amato.
Amendment SP 3831 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.
Passed Senate with an amendment by Unanimous Consent.
Mr. Castle asked unanimous consent that the House agree with an amendment to the Senate amendment.
On motion that the House agree with an amendment to the Senate amendment Agreed to without objection.
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Message on House action received in Senate and at desk: House amendments to Senate amendment.
May 8, 1997

Introduced in the House by Douglas K. Bereuter (R-Neb.)

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