All Information (Except Text) for S.3716 - Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program Act of 2008110th Congress (2007-2008)
|Sponsor:||Sen. McCaskill, Claire [D-MO] (Introduced 11/20/2008)|
|Committees:||Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 11/20/2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program Act of 2008
Actions Overview (1)
|11/20/2008||Introduced in Senate|
11/20/2008 Introduced in Senate
All Actions (1)
|11/20/2008||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.|
Action By: Senate
11/20/2008 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
|Sen. Grassley, Chuck [R-IA]*||11/20/2008|
|Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME]*||11/20/2008|
|Sen. Lieberman, Joseph I. [ID-CT]*||11/20/2008|
|Sen. Bunning, Jim [R-KY]*||11/20/2008|
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|Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs||11/20/2008||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (11/20/2008)
Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program Act of 2008 - Amends the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008 to authorize the Special Inspector General to exercise specified employment authorities for additional personnel, but not after six months following enactment of this Act.
Authorizes the Special Inspector General to conduct, supervise, and coordinate an audit or investigation of any action taken under such Act, except any action related to: (1) graduated authorization to purchase troubled assets; (2) oversight and audits by the Comptroller General; (3) the Comptroller General's study and report on margin authority; and (4) the Congressional Oversight Panel.