HR 125

112th CONGRESS
1st Session

H. R. 125

To require Congress to specify the source of authority under the United States Constitution for the enactment of laws, and for other purposes.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 5, 2011

Mr. GINGREY of Georgia (for himself, Mrs. BACHMANN, Mr. BACHUS, Mr. BASS of New Hampshire, Mrs. BLACKBURN, Mr. BILBRAY, Mr. BISHOP of Utah, Mr. CARTER, Mr. CONAWAY, Mr. GARRETT, Mr. HELLER, Mr. SAM JOHNSON of Texas, Mr. KLINE, Mr. LAMBORN, Mr. MCCAUL, Mrs. MYRICK, Mr. NEUGEBAUER, Mr. POSEY, Mr. ROE of Tennessee, Mr. ROSS of Florida, Mr. AUSTIN SCOTT of Georgia, Mr. TERRY, Mr. WALBERG, and Mr. WESTMORELAND) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on the Judiciary, and in addition to the Committee on Rules, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned


A BILL

To require Congress to specify the source of authority under the United States Constitution for the enactment of laws, and for other purposes.

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

SEC. 2. SPECIFICATION OF CONSTITUTIONAL AUTHORITY FOR ENACTMENT OF LAW.

`Sec. 102a. Constitutional authority clause

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