S.1319 - Enumerated Powers Act111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: S.1319 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
Introduced in Senate (06/22/2009)
Enumerated Powers Act - Requires each Act of Congress to contain a concise explanation of the specific constitutional authority relied upon for the enactment of each portion of that Act. Declares that failure to comply with this requirement shall give rise to a point of order in either chamber of Congress.
Specifies procedures for disposition of such point of order in the Senate.