Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
June 20, 2012
112th Congress, 2nd Session
Issue: Vol. 158, No. 94 — Daily Edition
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Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 5983
(House of Representatives - June 20, 2012)
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[Page H3915] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] By Mr. STIVERS: H.R. 5983. Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant to the following: The constitutional authority on which this bill rests is the power of Congress to establish Post Offices and post roads, as enumerated in Article I, Section 8, Clause 7 of the United States Constitution.