Summary: S.Res.198 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Information (Except Text)

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Reported to Senate with amendment(s) (11/01/1991)

Amends Senate Resolution 62, 102d Congress, to increase the authorization of expenditures for all Standing Committees of the Senate (including Aging, Intelligence, and Indian Affairs) for March 1, 1991, through February 29, 1992.

Increases the maximum: (1) authorization for expenditures by the Committee on Foreign Relations for such period; and (2) amount to be expended for its procurement of consultant services.

Provides for an inquiry by the Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South Asian Affairs of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations into allegations that private U.S. citizens or Government officials acted to manipulate the timing of the release of the U.S. hostages in Iran in relation to the 1980 presidential election.