Review 2009 Sacagawea
The Citizens Coinage Advisory
Committee (CCAC) has set the time for its latest
meeting to review 2009 Sacagawea Golden Dollar
designs and edge letterings.
The task of the CCAC is to review themes and
design proposals for circulating coinage,
commemorative coins, bullion coinage,
Congressional Gold Medals and other medals.
In their latest public meeting on Wednesday,
June 18, the CCAC will follow up on business
related to The Native American $1 Coin Act.
The coin act became law last year and requires:
Annual redesigns of the Sacagawea’s reverse
image starting in 2009, and
Edge-incused inscriptions similar to the new
Presidential $1 Coins
Current Sacagawea $1 coin have no
edge-letterings — their surface is plain.
The United States Mint issued 2008 Sacagawea
Golden Dollars for collectors, but not for
Next year, the Sacagawea coins will make a
comeback in force, as The Native American $1
Coin Act also requires Sacagawea’s to be issued
at mintage levels equal to Presidential 1$
After CCAC’s appraisals, they will advise and
provide their recommendations to various
parties, including the Secretary of the
Time and location of CCAC meeting
The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee will
meet Wednesday, June 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:00
a.m. (ET). The location of the public meeting is
United States Mint
801 9th Street NW
8th Floor Board Room
Washington, D.C. 20220
The meeting is open to the public and press.