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Legislation to Continue Foreign Coins as Legal Tender

April 6, 2017 - Act of February 1, 1798 Relative to the legal tender of foreign gold and silver coins. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the second section of...

Legislation to Regulate Legal-Tender Value of Foreign Coins

April 5, 2017 - Act of March 3, 1823 Regulating the legal-tender value of foreign coins. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That from and after the passage of this act,...

Philadelphia Mint Operations Legislation

April 5, 2017 - Act of May 19, 1828 Continuing the Mint at Philadelphia, and for other purposes. SECTION 1. Continues the Mint at Philadelphia until otherwise provided by law. SEC. 2. Establishes the brass toy weight procured in 1827 as the standard troy...

Legislation to Regulate Gold Coins

April 5, 2017 - Act of June 28, 1834 Concerning gold coins of the United States, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the gold coins of...

Legislation to Regulate Legal-Tender Value of Foreign Gold Coins

April 6, 2017 - Act of June 28, 1834 Regulates the legal-tender value of certain foreign coins. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That, from and after the thirty-first day of...

Legislation to Further the Establishment of a Mint

April 5, 2017 - Act of January 18, 1837 Further in regard to the establishment of a mint and regulation of coins of the United States. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress...