Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 1803
(House of Representatives - April 26, 2013)

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            By Mr. HUDSON:
        H.R. 1803.
        Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article 1 Section 8 Clause 3 states: ``To regulate Commerce 
     with foreign Nations, and among the several States, and with 
     the Indian Tribes . . . To make all Laws which shall be 
     necessary and proper for carrying into Execution the 
     foregoing Powers, and all other Powers vested by this 
     Constitution in the Government of the United States, or in 
     any Department or Officer thereof.''