Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 4444; Congressional Record Vol. 165, No. 152
(House of Representatives - September 20, 2019)

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           By Mr. GOSAR:
       H.R. 4444.
       Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       Article 1, Section 8, Clause 3. (Commerce Clause) The 
     Commerce Clause give Congress the power to ``regulate 
     commerce . . . among several states''. If the matter in 
     question is not purely a local matter or if it has an impact 
     on inter-state commerce, then it falls within the power of 
     Congress. National Federal of Independent Business v. 
     Sebelius (2012).