Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 1805
(House of Representatives - April 26, 2013)

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            By Ms. KUSTER:
        H.R. 1805.
        Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article I, Section 8, Clause 1 (relating to the power to 
     lay and collect taxes, duties, imposts and excises, to pay 
     the debts and provide for the common defense and general 
     welfare of the United States) of the United States