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Senate Resolution 1228, which became Public Law 105-124, created the 50 State Commemorative Quarters program. It was signed into law on Dec. 1, 1997. For more information about the passage of this law, click here.

--S.1228--

S.1228

One Hundred Fifth Congress

of the

United States of America

AT THE FIRST SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday,

the seventh day of January, one thousand nine hundred and ninety-seven

An Act

To provide for a 10-year circulating commemorative coin program to commemorate each of the 50 States, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. FINDINGS.

SEC. 3. ISSUANCE OF REDESIGNED QUARTER DOLLARS OVER 10-YEAR PERIOD COMMEMORATING EACH OF THE 50 STATES.

SEC. 4. UNITED STATES DOLLAR COINS.

SEC. 5. RULE OF CONSTRUCTION.

SEC. 6. FIRST FLIGHT COMMEMORATIVE COINS.

Speaker of the House of Representatives.

Vice President of the United States and

President of the Senate.

END