[Congressional Record Volume 158, Number 49 (Monday, March 26, 2012)] [House] [Page H1571] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov] By Mr. ISSA: H.R. 4257. Congress has the power to enact this legislation pursuant to the following: Art. I, Sec. 8 The Congress shall have Power To lay and collect Taxes, Duties, Imposts and Excises, to pay the Debts and provide for the common Defence and general Welfare of the United States; 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 Government of the United States or in any Department or Officer thereof.