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Passed House amended (09/29/1987)

(Measure passed House, amended)

Authorizes the President, on behalf of the Congress, to present a gold medal to Mary Lasker in recognition of her humanitarian contributions in medical research and education, urban beautification, and the fine arts. Authorizes appropriations.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to provide for the sale of bronze duplicates of the medal.

Amends the Young Astronaut Program Medal Act to extend, for one year, the authority of the Secretary to strike and deliver medals to the Young Astronaut Council commemorating the Young Astronaut Program and its educational objectives.