Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
January 10, 2019
116th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 165, No. 5 — Daily Edition
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Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 466; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 5
(House of Representatives - January 10, 2019)
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[Page H464] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] By Mr. KINZINGER: H.R. 466. Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant to the following: The Fourteenth Amendment, Section 1 [Rights Gauranteed]; . . . the means employed to effect its exercise may be neither arbitrary nor oppressive but must bear areal and substantial relation to an end that is public, specifically, the public health, safety, or morals, or some other aspect of the general welfare.