Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 723
(House of Representatives - February 14, 2013)

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           By Mr. LANGEVIN:
       H.R. 723.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article I, section 8, Clause 1 and Article IV, section 3 of 
     the Constitution of the United States grant Congress the 
     authority to enact this bill.