Prominent American Women Honored on the Reverse of Quarter-Dollar Coins-Request for Recommendations, 16021 [2021-06164]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 86, No. 56 / Thursday, March 25, 2021 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY Office of Foreign Assets Control Notice of OFAC Sanctions Action Office of Foreign Assets Control, Treasury. ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) is publishing the names of one or more persons that have been placed on OFAC’s Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List based on OFAC’s determination that one or more applicable legal criteria were satisfied. All property and interests in property subject to U.S. jurisdiction of these persons are blocked, and U.S. persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with them. DATES: See SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION section for applicable date(s). 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VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:52 Mar 24, 2021 Jkt 253001 Designated pursuant to section 1(a)(iii)(C) of Executive Order of February 10, 2021, ‘‘Blocking Property With Respect To The Situation In Burma’’ (‘‘E.O. 14014’’) for being a foreign person determined to be or has been a leader of the Burma Police Force, an entity that has, or whose members have, engaged in actions or policies that prohibit, limit or penalize the exercise of freedom of expression or assembly by people in Burma. 2. SOE, Aung, Naypyitaw, Burma; DOB 03 Dec 1963; POB Pa Thein Town, Burma; nationality Burma; Gender Male (individual) [BURMA–EO14014]. Designated pursuant to section 1(a)(iii)(A) of E.O. 14014 for being a foreign person who is or has been a leader or official of the military or security forces of Burma, or any successor entity to any of the foregoing. Entities 1. 33RD LIGHT INFANTRY DIVISION OF THE BURMESE ARMY, Sagaing, Burma [BURMA–EO14014]. Designated pursuant to section 1(a)(ii)(C) of E.O. 14014 for being responsible for or complicit in, or having directly or indirectly engaged or attempted to engage in, actions or policies that prohibit, limit, or penalize the exercise of freedom of expression or assembly by people in Burma. 2. 77TH LIGHT INFANTRY DIVISION OF THE BURMESE ARMY, Pegu, Burma [BURMA–EO14014]. Designated pursuant to section 1(a)(ii)(C) of E.O. 14014 for being responsible for or complicit in, or having directly or indirectly engaged or attempted to engage in, actions or policies that prohibit, limit, or penalize the exercise of freedom of expression or assembly by people in Burma. Dated: March 22, 2021. Bradley T. Smith, Acting Director, Office of Foreign Assets Control, U.S. Department of the Treasury. [FR Doc. 2021–06150 Filed 3–24–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4810–AL–P ACTION: 16021 Request. The Circulating Collectible Coin Redesign Act of 2020 directs the Secretary of the Treasury (Secretary) to redesign and issue quarter-dollar coins that feature designs on the reverse emblematic of the accomplishments of a prominent American woman (Program). As part of the Program, each year, over a four-year period (2022–2025), the United States Mint (Mint) will issue quarter-dollar coins bearing up to five different reverse designs, each emblematic of the accomplishments and contributions of one prominent woman of the United States. The contributions may come from a wide spectrum of accomplishments and fields, including but not limited to suffrage, civil rights, abolition, government, humanities, science, space, and arts. SUMMARY: The Secretary will select the women to be honored after soliciting recommendations from the general public, and in consultation with the Smithsonian Institution’s American Women’s History Initiative, the National Women’s History Museum, and the Bipartisan Women’s Caucus (Consultants). As the Act requires that the designs may not feature any living person, all of the women honored must be deceased. In accordance with the selection process developed by the Secretary, the public is now invited to submit recommended candidate honorees via the following web portal established by the National Women’s History Museum: https://forms.gle/3BgR3BLbFfJ69XdYA. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The United States Mint; 801 9th Street NW, Washington, DC 20220; or email womenonquarters@usmint.treas.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY United States Mint Prominent American Women Honored on the Reverse of Quarter-Dollar Coins—Request for Recommendations United States Mint, Department of the Treasury. AGENCY: PO 00000 Frm 00145 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 9990 Authority: Public Law 116–330. Eric Anderson, Executive Secretary, United States Mint. [FR Doc. 2021–06164 Filed 3–24–21; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE P E:\FR\FM\25MRN1.SGM 25MRN1

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DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY

United States Mint


Prominent American Women Honored on the Reverse of Quarter-Dollar 
Coins--Request for Recommendations

AGENCY: United States Mint, Department of the Treasury.

ACTION: Request.

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SUMMARY: The Circulating Collectible Coin Redesign Act of 2020 directs 
the Secretary of the Treasury (Secretary) to redesign and issue 
quarter-dollar coins that feature designs on the reverse emblematic of 
the accomplishments of a prominent American woman (Program). As part of 
the Program, each year, over a four-year period (2022-2025), the United 
States Mint (Mint) will issue quarter-dollar coins bearing up to five 
different reverse designs, each emblematic of the accomplishments and 
contributions of one prominent woman of the United States. The 
contributions may come from a wide spectrum of accomplishments and 
fields, including but not limited to suffrage, civil rights, abolition, 
government, humanities, science, space, and arts.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Secretary will select the women to be 
honored after soliciting recommendations from the general public, and 
in consultation with the Smithsonian Institution's American Women's 
History Initiative, the National Women's History Museum, and the 
Bipartisan Women's Caucus (Consultants). As the Act requires that the 
designs may not feature any living person, all of the women honored 
must be deceased.
    In accordance with the selection process developed by the 
Secretary, the public is now invited to submit recommended candidate 
honorees via the following web portal established by the National 
Women's History Museum: https://forms.gle/3BgR3BLbFfJ69XdYA.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: The United States Mint; 801 9th Street 
NW, Washington, DC 20220; or email [email protected].

    Authority: Public Law 116-330.

Eric Anderson,
Executive Secretary, United States Mint.
[FR Doc. 2021-06164 Filed 3-24-21; 8:45 am]
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