The United States Mint has announced that the Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee, or CCAC, will hold a special two-day meeting starting next Tuesday, March 10, 2020. The meeting, as is normal, will be held at the United States Mint Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
The agenda for the two day meeting will cover two key topics that impact coinage for this year and in 2021. On Tuesday, March 10th, the main topic will be review and discussion of candidate designs fro the George H.W. Bush Presidential Dollar along with the Barbara Bush First Spouse Gold coin and Bronze medal. As readers know, a Bush Presidential Dollar is coming in 2020, after passing and signature of the law authorizing it.
On Wednesday, March 11th, the main agenda topic will be to review and discuss candidate designs for the 2021 American Innovation Dollar program. Four coins in that program are slated for release in 2021 representing:
- New Hampshire
- New York
- North Carolina
The Tuesday, March 10th meeting will start at 1:00 PM Eastern and go through 3:30 PM Eastern. The meeting on March 11th will start at 9:30 AM and end at 12:30 PM Eastern.
For those who would like to attend the event in person, space is limited and subject to availability. The meeting will be held at the Mint’s Washington, D.C. Headquarters:
United States Mint Headquarters
801 9th St. NW
2nd Floor Conference Room A&B
Washington, D.C. 20220
For those unable to attend in person, the meeting is open to the public via a phone conference. That number is 866-564-9287 using access code 62956028. Note that dial-in access is listen only and phones must be kept muted during the meeting.
Results from the meeting including candidate images will be available on the CCAC section of the U.S. Mint’s site.