Date of Download: Sep 14, 2001

USCA (United States Code Annotated)

USCA CONST Art. I S 8, cl. 1

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U.S.C.A. Const. Art. I 8, cl. 1 UNITED STATES CODE ANNOTATED

CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES

ARTICLE I--THE CONGRESS

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Current through P.L. 107-11, approved 5-28-01

Section 8, Clause 1. Powers of Congress; Levy of Taxes for Common Defense and General Welfare; Uniformity of Taxation

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; but all Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the United States;