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July 8, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 1375 proposed by Senator Vitter to Amendment SA 1373. (consideration: CR S7231; text: S7231; text as modified: CR S7231)
July 9, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Considered by Senate.
July 9, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 1375 as modified agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 1375. Mr. VITTER 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 77, between lines 16 and 17, insert the following:
Sec. 556. None of the amounts made available under this Act may be used to--
(1) amend, rewrite, or change the final rule requiring Federal Contractors to use E-Verify (promulgated on November 14, 2008);
(2) further delay the implementation of the rule described in paragraph (1) beyond September 8, 2009; or
(3) amend, rewrite, change, or delay the implementation of the final rule describing the process for employers to follow after receiving a ``no match'' letter in order to qualify for ``safe harbor'' status (promulgated on August 15, 2007).


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