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      Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs
    IntroducedDecember 28th, 2012

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Title

Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act

Official Title

A bill to authorize the minting of a coin in honor of the Centennial of Boys Town, and for other purposes.

Summary

Boys Town Centennial Commemorative Coin Act - Directs the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue up to 350,000 $1 coins to commemorate the centennial of the founding of Father Flanagan's Boys Town. Requires the design of the coins to be emblematic of the 100 years of Boys Town, one of the largest nonprofit child care agencies in the United States. Permits issuance of such coins only between January 1, 2017, and December 31, 2018. Requires all such coin sales to include a surcharge of $10 per coin. Requires all surcharges received by the Secretary from coin sales to be paid to Boys Town to: (1) promote and provide for the cause of Boys Town, and (2) care and assist children and families in underserved communities across America.