91st General Assembly
Summary of HB0891
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Short description: 
COMMEMORATIVE MEDALLIONS                                                   

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Creates the Commemorative Medallions Act.  Authorizes  the  State      
   Treasurer  to  issue  medallions commemorating popular contemporaneous      
   events of Statewide interest.   Provides  that  the  General  Assembly      
   shall select the events to be honored by joint resolution adopted by a      
   vote  of three-fifths of the members elected to each house.   Provides      
   that the State Treasurer may recommend a limit to the number of series      
   of medallions to be issued in a calendar year by giving notice of  the      
   limitation  to the General Assembly before December 1 of the preceding      
   calendar year.  Authorizes the State Treasurer (i) to promulgate rules      
   to implement the program and (ii)  to  select  a  vendor  to  produce,      
   distribute,  market,  and  sell  the  medallions.    Provides that the      
   vendors shall share the proceeds from the sale of the medallions  with      
   a not-for-profit corporation. Effective immediately.                        
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 91-0071

   Last action date: 99-07-09

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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