United States Mint 2008 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Notification of Van Buren First Spouse Gold Coin Prices
Document Number: E8-28331
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-28
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is setting prices for the Martin Van Buren First Spouse Gold Proof and Uncirculated Coins. Pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 5112(o), and in accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is setting the price of these coins to reflect the market price of gold. These prices are consistent with recently re-priced, previously introduced 2008 First Spouse Gold Coins. Effective November 25, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling Van Buren First Spouse Gold Proof and Uncirculated Gold Coins according to the following price schedule:
Notification of Resumption of Sales of Previously Available Products
Document Number: E8-27145
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-17
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is setting prices and will resume selling previously available products. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a), 5112 & 5132 grant the Secretary of the Treasury to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint will resume selling previously available products. The United States Mint is setting the price of these coins in accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B). Effective November 15, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the following previously available products according to the following price schedule:
Notification of Price Decreases for American Eagle Gold and Platinum Coins, American Buffalo Gold Coins, and First Spouse Gold Coins
Document Number: E8-27144
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-17
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting prices for its American Eagle Gold and Platinum Coins, American Buffalo Gold Coins, and First Spouse Gold Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(k) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue gold and platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2008 American Eagle Gold and Platinum Coins, American Buffalo Gold Coins, and First Spouse Gold Coins. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of these coins to reflect decreases in the market price of gold and platinum. Effective on or about November 14, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the following 2008 American Eagle Gold and Platinum Coins, American Buffalo Gold Coins and First Spouse Gold Coins according to the following price schedule:
Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee November 2008 Public Meeting
Document Number: E8-26938
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-11-13
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
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 24, 2008.
Notification of American Eagle Platinum Proof and Uncirculated Coin Price Decreases
Document Number: E8-24684
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-17
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting prices for its American Eagle Platinum Proof and Uncirculated Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5112(k) and 5111(a) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2008 American Eagle Platinum Proof and Uncirculated Coins in four denominations with the following weights: One-ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces American Eagle Platinum Proof and Uncirculated four-coin sets that contain one coin of each denomination. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of these coins to reflect decreases in the market price of platinum. Effective on October 17, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the following 2008 American Eagle Platinum Proof and Uncirculated Coins according to the following price schedule:
Notification of United States Mint American Legacy Collection® Price
Document Number: E8-24150
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-10
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is setting the price for its 2008 United States Mint American Legacy Collection. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is establishing the price of this set to reflect the content of the set, production costs, and other relevant factors. Therefore, effective October 27, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the 2008 United States Mint American Legacy Collection at $100.00.
Notification of United States Mint Silver Eagle Bullion Coin Premium Adjustment
Document Number: E8-23477
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-10-03
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting the premium charged to Authorized Purchasers for American Eagle Silver Bullion Coins, which the agency mints and issues in accordance with 31 U.S.C. 5112(e). Because of increases in the cost of acquiring silver blanks, the United States Mint will increase the premium charged to Authorized Purchasers for American Eagle Silver Bullion Coins, from $1.25 to $1.40 per coin, for all orders accepted on or after October 14, 2008.
Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee September 2008 Public Meeting
Document Number: E8-22056
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-09-22
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
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 September 24, 2008. Date: September 24, 2008. Time: 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Location: United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., 2nd Floor, Conference Room A, Washington, DC 20220. Subject: Review reverse candidate designs for the President George W. Bush Second Term Medal, and other business as appropriate. Interested persons should call 202-354-7502 for the latest update on meeting time and room location. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 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 Price for 8-8-08 Double Prosperity Set
Document Number: E8-18298
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-08-08
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is establishing the price for its 8-8- 08 Double Prosperity Set. Pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 5112(i) & (q), and in accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is establishing the price of these coins. Effective August 1, 2008, the United States Mint commenced selling the 8-8-08 Double Prosperity Set according to the following price schedule:
Request for Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee Membership Applications
Document Number: E8-18277
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-08-08
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
Pursuant to United States Code, title 31, section 5135(b), the United States Mint is reopening and extending the submission period for applications for appointment to the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) as a member representing the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States. The CCAC was established to: Advise 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 produced by the United States Mint. Advise the Secretary of the Treasury with regard to the events, persons, or places that the CCAC recommends 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. Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended. Total membership consists of eleven voting members appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury: One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training or experience as a nationally or internationally recognized curator in the United States of a numismatic collection; One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her experience in the medallic arts or sculpture; One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in American history; One person specially qualified by virtue of his or her education, training, or experience in numismatics; Three persons who can represent the interests of the general public in the coinage of the United States; and Four persons appointed by the Secretary of the Treasury on the basis of the recommendations by the House and Senate leadership. Members are appointed for a term of four years. No individual may be appointed to the CCAC while serving as an officer or employee of the Federal Government. The CCAC is subject to the direction of the Secretary of the Treasury. Meetings of the CCAC are open to the public and are held approximately six to eight times per year. The United States Mint is responsible for providing the necessary support, technical services and advice to the CCAC. CCAC members are not paid for their time or services, but, consistent with Federal Travel Regulations, members are reimbursed for their travel and lodging expenses to attend meetings. Members are Special Government Employees and are subject to the Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 CFR part 2653). The United States Mint will review all submissions and will forward its recommendations to the Secretary of the Treasury for appointment consideration. Candidates should include specific skills, abilities, talents, and credentials to support their applications. The United States Mint is also interested in candidates who have demonstrated leadership skills, have received recognition by their peers in their field of interest, have a record of participation in public service or activities, and are willing to commit the time and effort to participate in the CCAC meetings and related activities. Application Deadline: August 22, 2008. Receipt of Applications: Any member of the public wishing to be considered for participation on the committee should submit a resume and cover letter describing qualifications for membership, by fax to 202-756-6525 or by mail to the United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20001, Attn: Greg Weinman. Submissions must be postmarked no later than August 22, 2008. Individuals who submitted applications for appointment to the CCAC by the earlier January 20, 2008 deadline will continue to be considered for the open position and are not required to reapply. However, those with applications already on file may supplement their applications by the August 22, 2008 deadline.
Notification of American Eagle Platinum Proof Coin Price Increases
Document Number: E8-17231
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-28
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting prices for its American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(k) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2008 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins in four denominations with the following weights: One-ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces American Eagle Platinum Proof four-coin sets that contain one coin of each denomination. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of these coins to reflect increases in the market price of platinum. Effective July 23, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the following 2008 American Eagle Proof Coins according to the following price schedule:
Notification of 2008 American Buffalo Gold Proof Coin Pricing
Document Number: E8-16901
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-24
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is setting the price for the 2008 American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coin. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(a)(11), & (q) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue gold coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint will mint and issue American Buffalo One Ounce Gold Proof Coins. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 5112(q)(5) & 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is setting the price of these coins to reflect recent increases in the market price of gold, as follows:
Privacy Act of 1974; Systems of Records
Document Number: E8-16742
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-22
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
In accordance with the requirements of the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, 5 U.S.C. 552a, the United States Mint, Treasury, is publishing its inventory of Privacy Act systems of records.
Notification of 2008 American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated Coin Pricing
Document Number: E8-16527
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-21
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is setting prices for its 2008 American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(k) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2008 American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated Coins in four denominations with the following weights: one ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated four-coin sets that contain one coin of each denomination. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is setting the price of these coins to reflect recent increases in the market price of platinum. The United States Mint will make available the following 2008 American Eagle Uncirculated Platinum Coins according to the following price schedule:
Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee August 2008 Public Meeting
Document Number: E8-16341
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-07-17
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
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 and public forum scheduled for August 1, 2008, at the American Numismatic Association's World's Fair of Money[reg]. Date: August 1, 2008. Time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (public meeting followed by public forum). Location: Room 316, Baltimore Convention Center, One West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. Subject: Review candidate reverse designs for the 2009 American Eagle Platinum Coin Program, candidate privy mark designs for the American Eagle Platinum Coin series, and other business. Interested persons should call 202-354-7502 for the latest update on meeting time and room location. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 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 American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated Coin Price Increases
Document Number: E8-10308
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting prices for its American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated One-Ounce Coins and its American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated One-Tenth Ounce Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(k) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2007 American Eagle Uncirculated Coins with the following weights: One-ounce and one-tenth ounce. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of these coins to reflect the increases in the market price of platinum. Accordingly, the United States Mint will commence selling the following 2007 American Eagle Uncirculated Coins according to the following price schedule:
Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee May 2008 Public Meeting
Document Number: E8-10290
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-08
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
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 May 20, 2008. Date: May 20, 2008. Time: Public meeting time: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: United States Mint, 801 9th Street, NW., Washington, DC 20220. Subject: Review candidate designs for the 2009 District of Columbia and United States Territories Quarter Program; and other general business. Interested persons should call 202-354-7502 for the latest update on meeting time and room location. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 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 2008 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coin Pricing
Document Number: E8-9429
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-05-01
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is setting prices for the 2008 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(k) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2008 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins in four denominations with the following weights: One-ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces American Eagle Platinum Proof four-coin sets that contain one coin of each denomination. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is setting the price of these coins to reflect increases in the market price of platinum. Accordingly, the United States Mint will commence selling the following 2008 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins according to the following price schedule:
Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee April 2008 Public Meeting
Document Number: E8-8373
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-18
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
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 April 22, 2008. Date: April 22, 2008. Time: Public Meeting Time: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Location: United States Mint; 801 Ninth Street, NW.; Washington, DC 20220; 2nd floor conference room. Subject: Review narratives for the Native American $1 Coin, the 2009 First Spouse Gold Coin and Medal Designs, and other general business. Interested persons should call 202-354-7502 for the latest update on meeting time and room location. Public Law 108-15 established the CCAC to: Advise 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. Advise 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. Make recommendations with respect to the mintage level for any commemorative coin recommended.
Notification of American Eagle 10th Anniversary Platinum Coin Set Price Increase
Document Number: E8-7900
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-04-14
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting the price for its American Eagle 10th Anniversary Platinum Coin Set. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(k) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint minted last year and continues to issue 2007 American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of this coin set to reflect the increase in value of the underlying precious metal content of the coinsthe result of increases in the market price of platinum. Accordingly, the United States Mint will commence selling the 2007 American Eagle 10th Anniversary Platinum Coin Set according to the following price schedule:
Notification of United States Mint Coin Product Price Adjustment
Document Number: E8-6480
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-31
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is announcing the prices of the 2008 American Eagle Gold Uncirculated Coin Program. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(a)(7-10) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue gold coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2008 American Eagle Gold Proof and Uncirculated Coins with the following weights: One-ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces an American Eagle four-coin set that contains one coin of each denomination. Because of increases in the cost of gold, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for 2008 American Eagle Gold Uncirculated Coins at the prices indicated below, effective April 1, 2008:
Notification of American Buffalo 2008 Celebration Coin Program Price Increase.
Document Number: E8-4908
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-12
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting prices for its American Buffalo 2008 Celebration Coin Program. Pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 5112(q), and in accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of these coins to reflect the increase in value of the underlying precious metal content of the coinsthe result of increases in the market price of gold. Accordingly, effective March 7, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the American Buffalo 2008 Celebration Coin Program according to the following price schedule:
Notification of United States Mint Coin Product Price Adjustment
Document Number: E8-4688
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-10
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is announcing the price of the 2008 American Eagle Silver Uncirculated Coin. Because of increases in the cost of silver, the United States Mint will begin accepting orders for the 2008 American Eagle Silver Uncirculated Coin at the price indicated below, effective March 17, 2008:
Notification of 2008 American Eagle Gold Proof and 2008 Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold Coin Pricing
Document Number: E8-4108
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-03-05
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is setting prices for 2008 American Eagle Gold Coins and the 2008 Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold Coin. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(a)(7-11), & (o) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue gold coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint will mint and issue American Eagle Gold Proof Coins and the 2008 Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold Coin. The 2008 American Eagle Gold Proof Coins will be available in four proof denominations with the following weights: One-ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces an American Eagle four-coin set that contains one coin of each denomination. The 2008 Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold Coin will be available in a one-half ounce version. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is setting the price of these coins to reflect recent increases in the market price of gold. Accordingly, the United States Mint will make available the following 2008 American Eagle Proof Gold Coins and the 2008 Elizabeth Monroe First Spouse Gold Coin according to the following price schedule:
Notification of Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee March 2008 Public Meeting
Document Number: E8-3476
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-02-25
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
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 March 13, 2008.
Currently Approved Information Collection: Comment Request for Application for Commercial Product License and Application for Intellectual Property Use Forms
Document Number: E8-2456
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-02-11
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on currently approved information collection 1525-0013, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the United States Mint, a bureau of the Department of the Treasury, is soliciting comments on the United States Mint Application for Commercial Product License and Application for Intellectual Property Use forms.
Revision to Currently Approved Information Collection: Comment Request for Customer Satisfaction and Opinion Surveys and Focus Group Interviews
Document Number: E8-2455
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-02-11
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The Department of the Treasury, as part of its continuing effort to reduce paperwork and respondent burden, invites the general public and other Federal agencies to take this opportunity to comment on revisions to currently approved information collection 1525-0012, as required by the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, Public Law 104-13 (44 U.S.C. 3506(c)(2)(A)). Currently, the United States Mint, a bureau of the Department of the Treasury, is soliciting comments on the United States Mint customer satisfaction and opinion surveys and focus group interviews.
Notification of American Eagle Gold Proof and Uncirculated Coin Price Increase
Document Number: E8-2207
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-02-07
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting prices for its 2007 American Eagle Gold Proof and Uncirculated Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(a)(7-10) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue gold coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2007 American Eagle Gold Proof and Uncirculated Coins with the following weights: One-ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces an American Eagle four-coin set that contains one coin of each denomination. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of these coins to reflect the increase in value of the underlying precious metal content of the coinsthe result of increases in the market price of gold. Accordingly, effective February 1, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the following 2007 American Eagle Gold Uncirculated Coins and the 2007 American Eagle \1/10\-Ounce Proof Coin according to the following price schedule:
Notification of American Eagle Platinum Proof Coin and American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated Coin Price Increases
Document Number: E8-2156
Type: Notice
Date: 2008-02-07
Agency: United States Mint, Department of Treasury, Department of the Treasury
The United States Mint is adjusting prices for its American Eagle Platinum Proof Coins and American Eagle Platinum Uncirculated Coins. Pursuant to the authority that 31 U.S.C. 5111(a) and 5112(k) grant the Secretary of the Treasury to mint and issue platinum coins, and to prepare and distribute numismatic items, the United States Mint mints and issues 2007 American Eagle Platinum Proof and Uncirculated Coins in four denominations with the following weights: one-ounce, one-half ounce, one-quarter ounce, one-tenth ounce. The United States Mint also produces American Eagle Platinum Proof and Uncirculated four-coin sets that contain one coin of each denomination. In accordance with 31 U.S.C. 9701(b)(2)(B), the United States Mint is changing the price of these coins to reflect the increase in value of the underlying precious metal content of the coinsthe result of increases in the market price of platinum. Accordingly, effective February 1, 2008, the United States Mint will commence selling the following 2007 American Eagle Proof and Uncirculated Coins according to the following price schedule: