In carrying out its powers, duties, and functions under the Standing Rules of the Senate, in accordance with its jurisdiction under rule XXV of the Standing Rules of the Senate, including holding hearings, reporting such hearings, and making investigations as authorized by paragraphs 1 and 8 of rule XXVI of the Standing Rules of the Senate, the Committee on Foreign Relations (in this resolution referred to as the ‘committee’) is authorized from March 1, 2013 through September 30, 2013, in its discretion to--CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
(3) with the prior consent of the Government department or agency concerned and the Committee on Rules and Administration, use on a reimbursable or nonreimbursable basis the services of personnel of any such department or agency.CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
SEC. 2. EXPENSES FOR PERIOD ENDING SEPTEMBER 30, 2013.
The expenses of the committee for the period March 1, 2013 through September 30, 2013 under this resolution shall not exceed $3,866,195, of which amount--CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
(1) not to exceed $100,000 may be expended for the procurement of the services of individual consultants, or organizations thereof (as authorized by section 202(i) of the Legislative Reorganization Act of 1946 (2 U.S.C. 72a(i))); andCommentsClose CommentsPermalink
(2) not to exceed $20,000 may be expended for the training of the professional staff of the committee (under procedures specified by section 202(j) of that Act).CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
(1) IN GENERAL- Except as provided in paragraph (2), expenses of the committee under this resolution shall be paid from the contingent fund of the Senate upon vouchers approved by the chairman of the committee.CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
(b) Agency Contributions- There are authorized such sums as may be necessary for agency contributions related to the compensation of employees of the committee from March 1, 2013 through September 30, 2013, to be paid from the appropriations account for ‘Expenses of Inquiries and Investigations’ of the Senate.CommentsClose CommentsPermalink
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