Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee November 29, 2011; Public Meeting
Pursuant to United States Code, Title 31, section 5135(b)(8)(C), the United States Mint announces the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) public meeting scheduled for November 29, 2011. Date: November 29, 2011. Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Conference Room A, United States Mint, 801 9th Street NW., Washington, DC 20220. Subject: Review and consideration of reverse candidate designs for the 2013 America the Beautiful Quarters[supreg] Program Coins; review and consideration of candidate designs for the 2012 First Spouse Gold Coins and Bronze Medals honoring Alice Paul (with a reverse representative of the suffrage movement), Frances Cleveland and Caroline Harrison; review and consideration of reverse candidate designs for 2012 American Eagle Platinum Coin program; and discussion of the 2011 Annual Report. Interested persons should call the CCAC HOTLINE at (202) 354-7502 for the latest update on meeting time and room location. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. Sec. 5135, the CCAC: Advises the Secretary of the Treasury on any theme or design proposals relating to circulating coinage, bullion coinage, Congressional Gold Medals, and national and other medals. Advises the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places to be commemorated by the issuance of commemorative coins in each of the five calendar years succeeding the year in which a commemorative coin designation is made. Makes recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended.
Notification of Expanded Pricing Grid for Precious Metals Products Containing Platinum and Gold-Excluding Commemorative Gold Coins
The United States Mint published a document in the Federal Register on January 6, 2009, outlining the new pricing methodology for numismatic products containing platinum and gold. Since that time, the price of platinum and gold has increased considerably, and is approaching the upper bracket of the pricing grid. As a result, it is necessary to expand the pricing grid by adding additional pricing brackets.
Pricing for the American Eagle 25th Anniversary Silver Coin Set
The United States Mint is announcing the price of the American Eagle 25th Anniversary Silver Coin Set. The coin set will be offered for sale at a price of $299.95.