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Enumerated Powers Act

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Official Title as Introduced

To require Congress to specify the source of authority under the United States Constitution for the enactment of laws, and for other purposes.

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05/18/2005Introduced in House

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07/01/2005Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution.
Action By: Committee on the Judiciary
05/18/2005Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Action By: House of Representatives
05/18/2005Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Judiciary05/18/2005 Referred to
House Judiciary Subcommittee on Constitution07/01/2005 Referred to

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Introduced in House (05/18/2005)

Enumerated Powers Act - Requires each Act of Congress to contain a concise and definite statement of the constitutional authority relied upon for the enactment of each portion of that Act. Declares that failure to comply with this requirement shall give rise to a point of order in either House of Congress.