PUBLIC LAW 90-303-MAY 10, 1968
Public Law 90-303 May 10, 1968 [S. 1909]
First transcont i n e n t a l railroad. 100th anniversary medals.
AN ACT To provide for the strikinjf of medals in coniuienioration of the one hundredth anniversary of the c<»nn>Ietion of the first transc-ontinental railroad.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of Amerha /n Congress assembled, That in commemoration of the one hundredth juiniversary of the driving of the golden spike at Promontory, Box Elder County, ITtah, on May 10, 1869, signifying the meeting of the Union Pacific Railroad and the Central Pacific Railroad upon completion of the fii'Sit transcontinental railroad, the Serretary of the Treasury is authorized aaid directed to strike and furnish to the (lolden Spike Centennial Celebration Commission, Washington, District of Columbia, not more than five hundred thousand medals with suitable emblems, devices, and inscriptions to be determined by the Golden Spike Centennial Celebration Commission subject to the approval of the Secretary of the Treasury. The medals shall be made and delivered at such times as may be required by the Golden Spike Centennial Celebration Commission in quantities of not less than two thousand, but no medals shall be made after December 31, 1969. The medals shall be considered as national medals within the meaning of section 3551 of the Revised Statutes (31 TJ.S.C. 368). SEC. 2. The Secretary of the Treasury shall cause such medals to be struck and furnished at not less than the estimated cost of manufacture, including labor, materials, dies, use of machinery, and overhead expenses, and security, satisfactory to the Director of the Mint, shall be furnished to indemnify the United States for full payment of such costs. SEC. 3. The medals authorized to be issued pursuant to this Act shall be of such size or sizes and of such metals as shall be determined by the Secretary of the Treasury in consultation with the Golden Spike Centennial Celebration Commission. Approved May 10, 1968. Public Law 90-304
May 13, 1968 [H. R. 13176]
State of Ohio. Sale of lands, proceeds.
AN ACT To amend the Acts of February 1, 1826, and February 20, 1833, to authorize the State of ()hio to use the proceeds from the sale of certain lands for educational purposes.
Be It enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Act entitled "An Act to authorize the Legislature of the State of Ohio to sell the lands heretofore appropriated for the use of the schools in that State," approved February 1, 1826 (4 Stat. 138), is amended to read as follows: "That the Legislature of the State of Ohio may sell all or any part of the lands heretofore reserved and appropriated by Congress for the use of schools within that State and may use the proceeds from the sale of such lands for educational purposes, as the Legislature of the State of Ohio in its discretion shall deem appropriate." SEC. 2. The Act entitled "An Act to authorize the Legislature of the State of Ohio to sell the land reserved for the support of religion in the Ohio Company's and John ('leeves Symmes' purchases", approved Febi-uary 2, 1833 (4 Stat. 618), is amended to read as follows: "That the Ijegislature of the State of Ohio may sell all or any part of the lands heretofore reserved and appropriated by (congress for the sup-