Constitutional Authority Statement for H.R. 5855; Congressional Record Vol. 166, No. 28
(House of Representatives - February 11, 2020)

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            By Mr. RUPPERSBERGER:
        H.R. 5855.
        Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant 
     to the following:
       According to Article I, Section 8, Clause 18 of the 
     Constitution, Congress has the power to institute legislation 
     which is necessary and proper for the protection of the 
     American people.