Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
June 27, 2013
113th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 159, No. 94 — Daily Edition
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Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 2563
(House of Representatives - June 27, 2013)
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[Page H4145] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] 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.