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March 25, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 717 proposed by Senator Landrieu to Amendment SA 687.
March 25, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 717 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

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SA 717. Ms. LANDRIEU proposed an amendment to amendment SA 687 proposed by Ms. MIKULSKI (for herself and Mr. ISAKSON) to the bill H.R. 1388, to reauthorize and reform the national service laws; as follows:


On page 92, strike line 1 and insert the following:
``(H) A program that seeks to expand the number of mentors for youth in foster care through--
``(i) the provision of direct academic mentoring services for youth in foster care;
``(ii) the provision of supportive services to mentoring service organizations that directly provide mentoring to youth in foster care, including providing training of mentors in child development, domestic violence, foster care, confidentiality requirements, and other matters related to working with youth in foster care; or
``(iii) supporting foster care mentoring partnerships, including statewide and local mentoring partnerships that strengthen direct service mentoring programs.
``(I) Such other national service programs


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Mar 25, 2009.)