Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
April 1, 2019
116th Congress, 1st Session
Issue: Vol. 165, No. 56 — Daily Edition
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Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 2008; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 56
(House of Representatives - April 01, 2019)
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[Page H2939] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] By Mr. BURCHETT: H.R. 2008. Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant to the following: Article IV, Section 3, Clause 2. The Congress shall have Power to dispose of and make all needful Rules and Regulations respecting the Territory or other Property belonging to the United States; and nothing in this Constitution shall be so construed as to Prejudice any Claims of the United States, or of any particular State.