Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 2563
(House of Representatives - June 27, 2013)

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           By Mr. QUIGLEY:
       H.R. 2563.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       The constitutional authority on which this bill rests is 
     the power of Congress to lay and collect taxes, duties, and 
     imposts and excises, as enumerated in Article 1, Section 8, 
     Clause 1 of the United States Constitution.