Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
April 27, 2017
115th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 163, No. 72 — Daily Edition
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Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 2216; Congressional Record Vol. 163, No. 72
(House of Representatives - April 27, 2017)
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[Page H2942] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] By Mr. POLIQUIN: H.R. 2216. 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 regulate Commerce with foreign Nations, and among the several States, and with the Indian Tribes:'' as enumerated in Article 1, Section 8 of the United States Constitution.