Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 5707; Congressional Record Vol. 160, No. 138
(House of Representatives - November 13, 2014)

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           By Mr. YOHO:
       H.R. 5707.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article I, Section 8, Clause 1 of the Constitution of the 
     United States, which grants Congress the Power to ``provide 
     for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United 
     States.''

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