S.1319 - Enumerated Powers Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Coburn, Tom [R-OK] (Introduced 06/22/2009)|
|Committees:||Senate - Rules and Administration|
|Latest Action:||06/23/2009 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1319 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (06/22/2009)
Enumerated Powers Act - Requires each Act of Congress to contain a concise explanation of the specific 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 chamber of Congress.
Specifies procedures for disposition of such point of order in the Senate.