March 29, 2019 - Issue: Vol. 165, No. 55 — Daily Edition116th Congress (2019 - 2020) - 1st Session
Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 1998; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 55
(House of Representatives - March 29, 2019)
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[Page H2923] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] By Mrs. TORRES of California: H.R. 1998. Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant to the following: According to Article 1: Section 8: Clause 18: of the United States Constitution, seen below, this bill falls within the Constitutional Authority of the United States Congress. Article 1: Section 8: Clause 18: To make all Laws which shall be necessary and proper for carrying into Execution the foregoing Powers, and all other Powers vested by this Constitution in the Government of the United States, or in any Department or Officer thereof. ____________________