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July 9, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 1458 proposed by Senator Murray for Senator Dodd to Amendment SA 1373.
July 9, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 1458 agreed to in Senate by Unanimous Consent.

Full Text of this Amendment

SA 1458. Mr. DODD (for himself, Mr. Lieberman, and Mr. Carper) 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; as follows:

On page 77, between lines 16 and 17, insert the following:

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__ (a) The amount appropriated under the heading ``firefighter assistance grants'' under the heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency'' under by title III for necessary expenses for programs authorized by the Federal Fire Prevention and Control Act of 1974 is increased by $10,000,000 for necessary expenses to carry out the programs authorized under section 33 of that Act (15 U.S.C. 2229).

(b) The total amount of appropriations under the heading ``Aviation Security'' under the heading ``Transportation Security Administration'' under title II, the amount for screening operations and the amount for explosives detection systems under the first proviso under that heading, and the amount for the purchase and installation of explosives detection systems under the second proviso under that heading are reduced by $4,500,000.

(c) From the unobligated balances of amounts appropriated before the date of enactment of this Act for the appropriations account under the heading ``state and local programs'' under the heading ``Federal Emergency Management Agency'' for ``Trucking Industry Security Grants'', $5,500,000 are rescinded.



(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Jul 9, 2009.)