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SA 787. Mr. GRASSLEY submitted an amendment intended to be proposed to amendment SA 750 proposed by Mr. REID (for Mr. WEBB) to the amendment SA 738 proposed by Mr. INOUYE to the bill H.R. 2112, making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes; which was ordered to lie on the table; as follows:

At the end of the amendment, insert the following:
(i) Additional Review.--The review required by subsection (c) shall include an examination of all grant programs administered by the Department of Justice, Department of Homeland Security, Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Labor, and the Department of Education that are related to criminal justice, corrections, drug prevention, rehabilitation, and treatment to--
(1) examine the extent to which the grant programs administered by these agencies could be consolidated to ensure that taxpayer dollars are not wasted administering similar programs among different Federal agencies; and
(2) analyze the potential benefits of consolidating programs administered by these agencies.
(j) Terrorism Expenses.--The Commission shall have no authority to recommend a reduction, modification, or other adjustment to the sentence of any Federal or state prisoner serving a criminal sentence for a terrorism offense.

(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Oct 18, 2011.)