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July 7, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 1371 proposed by Senator Sessions to Amendment SA 1373.
July 8, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Considered by Senate.
July 8, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 1371 agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
July 8, 2009, 11:03 am ET - Motion to Table Sessions Amdt. No. 1371

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 1371. Mr. SESSIONS submitted an amendment intended to be proposed to amendment SA 1373 proposed by Mr. REID (for Mr. BYRD (for himself, Mr. INOUYE, and Mrs. MURRAY)) to the bill H.R. 2892, making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2010, and for other purposes; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:

On page 72, strike lines 8 through 14 and insert the following:
Sec. 545. Section 144 of the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2009 (division A of Public Law 110-329; 122 Stat. 3581), as amended by section 101 of division J of the Omnibus Approprations Act, 2009 (Public Law 111-8; 123 Stat. 988), is further amended by striking ``September 30, 2009'' and inserting ``September 30, 2012''.
Sec. 546. Section 401(b) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (division C of Public Law 104-208; 8 U.S.C. 1324a note) is amended by striking ``Unless'' and all that follows.
Sec. 547. The head of each agency or department of the United States that enters into a contract shall require, as a condition of the contract, that the contractor participate in the pilot program described in 404 of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (division C of Public Law 104-209; 8 U.S.C. 1324a note) to verify the employment eligibility of--
(1) all individuals hired during the term of the contract by the contractor to perform employment duties within the United States; and
(2) all individuals assigned by the contractor to perform work within the United States the under such contract.
Sec. 548. (a)(1) Sections 401(c)(1), 403(a), 403(b)(1), 403(c)(1), and 405(b)(2) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 (division C of Public Law 104-208; 8 U.S.C. 1324a note) are amended by striking ``basic pilot program'' each place that term appears and inserting ``E-Verify Program''.
(2) The heading of section 403(a) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act of 1996 is amended by striking ``Basic Pilot'' and inserting ``E-Verify''.
(b) Section 404(h)(1) of the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigration Responsibility Act of 1996 (Public Law 104-208; 8 U.S.C. 1324a note) is amended by striking ``under a pilot program'' and inserting ``under this subtitle''.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Jul 7, 2009.)