Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 707
(House of Representatives - February 14, 2013)

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           By Mr. CRAWFORD:
        H.R. 707.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Clause 3 of Section 8 of Article 1 of the United States 
       The Congress shall have the Power . . . To establish an 
     uniform Rule of Naturalization . . .