Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 3188
(House of Representatives - October 13, 2011)

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           By Mr. DOLD:
       H.R. 3188.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article 1, Section 8, clause 3, which provides Congress the 
     power to ``regulate commerce with foreign Nations and among 
     the several States.'' This legislation authorizes general 
     capital increases for multi-lateral development banks.