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Full Text of this Amendment
Strike line 11 on page 212 and all that follows through line 21 on page 213 and insert the following:
``SEC. 189D. CRIMINAL HISTORY CHECKS.
``(a) In General.--Each entity selecting individuals to serve in a position in which the individuals receive a living allowance, stipend, national service educational award, or salary through a program receiving assistance under the national service laws, shall, subject to regulations and requirements established by the Corporation, conduct criminal history checks for such individuals.
``(b) Requirements.--A criminal history check under subsection (a) shall include--
``(1) a name-based search of the National Sex Offender Registry established under the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (42 U.S.C. 16901 et seq.); and
``(2) submitting fingerprints to the Federal Bureau of Investigation for a national criminal history check.
``(c) Eligibility Prohibition.--An individual shall be ineligible to serve in a position described under subsection (a) if such individual--
``(1) refuses to consent to the criminal history check described in subsection (b);
``(2) makes a false statement in connection with such criminal history check;
``(3) is registered, or is required to be registered, on a State sex offender registry or the National Sex Offender Registry established under the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act of 2006 (42 U.S.C. 16901 et seq.); or
``(4) has been convicted of a crime of violence, as defined in section 16 of title 18, United States Code.''.
(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Mar 25, 2009.)