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Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Meets June 25

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) will hold a public meeting at 9:30 a.m. (ET) on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at United States Mint Headquarters, 801 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20220.  The purpose of the meeting is to conduct business related to the CCAC's responsibility to advise the Secretary of the Treasury on themes and designs pertaining to United States coinage.

Agenda (subject to change):

  • Review and discussion of candidate designs for the Code Talker Recognition Congressional Medal Program for the Cherokee Nation; Meskwaki Nation (Sac and Fox); Seminole Nation; Fort Peck Assiniboine and Sioux Tribe; Ho-Chunk Nation; Oglala Sioux Nation, and Yankton Sioux Nation.
  • Review and discussion of design directions for the 2015 America the Beautiful Quarters Program.

Who: Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC)
           Pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 5135, the CCAC was established to:

  • Advise the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, commemorative coins, Congressional gold medals, and national and other medals produced by the Secretary;
  • Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the Committee recommends to be commemorated; and
  • Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended.

When:    Tuesday, June 25, 2013, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (ET).

Where:  United States Mint Headquarters
                801 9th St. NW
                2nd Floor, Conference Room A
                Washington, D.C.  20220

                The CCAC meeting is open to the public.   News media are welcome.

Press inquiries:  Michael White (202) 354-7222
Customer Service information:  (800) USA MINT (872-6468)