Summary: S.1519 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed Senate amended (12/17/1987)

(Measure passed Senate, amended)

Authorizes and requests the President to present a gold medal to Lawrence Eugene Doby and, posthumously, to Jack Roosevelt Robinson in recognition of their achievements in baseball and their contributions to the advancement of civil rights. Authorizes appropriations.

Authorizes the Secretary of the Treasury to cause bronze duplicates of the gold medal to be coined and sold at a price sufficient to cover the cost of such duplicates and such gold medal.