H.R.2578 - Young Astronaut Program Medal Act99th Congress (1985-1986)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Annunzio, Frank [D-IL-11] (Introduced 05/22/1985)|
|Committees:||House - Banking, Finance, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 04/28/1986 Other Measure S.1952 Passed House in Lieu. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2578 — 99th Congress (1985-1986)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/22/1985)
Young Astronaut Program Medal Act - Commemorates the Young Astronaut Program by directing the Secretary of the Treasury to strike and deliver to the Young Astronaut Council no more than 750,000 medals with emblems, devices, and inscriptions determined by the Secretary.
Authorizes the Council to dispose of the medals at a premium and to have them delivered as required in quantities of no less than 2,000. Directs that no medals be struck after December 31, 1987.
Directs the Secretary to set the price of the medals at no less than the manufacturing cost plus a surcharge of ten percent of such cost. Requires the furnishing of security sufficient to fully indemnify the United States for such costs.
Directs that the medals be struck in gold, silver, and bronze and in such size or sizes as determined by the Secretary. Gives the U.S. Comptroller General the right to examine the records of the Council which are related to the medals.