Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 714
(House of Representatives - February 14, 2013)

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           By Mr. GRIMM:
       H.R. 714.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article I, Section 8, Clause 4
       The Congress shall have Power *** To establish an uniform 
     Rule of Naturalization, and uniform Laws on the subject of 
     Bankruptcies throughout the United States.