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SA 1421. Mr. KYL 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 funds made available in this Act may be used by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services to grant any immigration benefit unless--
(1) a background check is completed on the alien who requests the immigration benefit;
(2) all the results of such background check have been received and reviewed by United States Citizenship and Immigration Services; and
(3) the results of such background check do not preclude the granting of such immigration benefit.


(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Jul 8, 2009.)