Summary: H.R.1176 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (03/05/1991)

Foreign Relations Persian Gulf Conflict Emergency Supplemental Authorization Act, Fiscal Year 1991 - Authorizes specified amounts for emergency supplemental appropriations for FY 1991 for: (1) Department of State salaries and expenses; (2) the evacuation of U.S. Government employees and their dependents and other U.S. citizens from diplomatic posts; and (3) Agency for International Development evacuation expenses. Designates such funds as emergency requirements pursuant to the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 (Gramm-Rudman-Hollings Act).

Amends the State Department Basic Authorities Act of 1956 to authorize the Secretary of State to purchase special purpose passenger motor vehicles without regard to price limitations.

Declares that the Congress takes note of the efforts of the President and the Secretary to encourage U.S. allies to assist financially in the effort to liberate Kuwait. Calls on the President and the Secretary to ensure that the burdensharing promises made by the allies are fulfilled.