Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 3187
(House of Representatives - October 13, 2011)

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           By Mr. DOLD:
       H.R. 3187.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article 1, Section 8, Clause 5 which states ``The Congress 
     shall have the power . . . To coin Money, regulate the Value 
     thereof, and of foreign Coin, and fix the Standards of 
     Weights and Measures.''