Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" But if the power to exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever over the District of Columbia... "
Congressional Representation for the District of Columbia: Hearings Before a ... - Page 21
by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on the Judiciary - 1945 - 62 pages
Full view - About this book

The Savage Side: Reclaiming Violent Models of God

B. Jill Carroll - Religion - 2001 - 125 pages
...US Constitution. According to Article 1, Section 8, Clause 17, the "District Clause," Congress has the power to "exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever" over the seat of government, the District of Columbia. Analyses from various legal scholars conclude that the Framers of the US...
Limited preview - About this book

Cato Handbook for Congress: Policy Recommendations for the 108th Congress

Cato Institute, Edward H. Crane, David Boaz - Political Science - 2003 - 676 pages
...residents' right to bear arms. Article I, section 8, clause 17, of the Constitution gives Congress the power "to exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever" over the District of Columbia. Congress can and should use that authority to repeal the District's gun ban and...
Limited preview - About this book

Carry Me Back: The Domestic Slave Trade in American Life

Steven Deyle - Social Science - 2005 - 416 pages
...District of Columbia. They pointed to Article i, section 8, 195 of the Constitution, which grants Congress the power to "exercise exclusive Legislation in all Cases whatsoever" over the District of Columbia. While most Americans generally agreed that Congress had jurisdiction over DC,...
Limited preview - About this book

Poverty & Race in America: The Emerging Agendas

Chester W. Hartman - Social Science - 2006 - 440 pages
...US Constitution. According to Article 1, Section 8, Clause 17, the "District Clause," Congress has the power to "exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever" over the seat of government, the District of Columbia. Analyses from various legal scholars conclude that the Framers of the US...
Limited preview - About this book

District of Columbia House Voting Rights Act of 2007: hearing ..., Volume 4

United States, United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - Electronic government information - 2007 - 322 pages
...According to Article I. section 8, clause 17 of the US Constitution, Congress is expressly granted the power to "exercise exclusive Legislation in all Cases whatsoever" over the district that would become the seat of government JS2J When the District of Columbia was ultimately...
Full view - About this book

American Economic Policy from the Revolution to the New Deal

William Letwin - Business & Economics - 2017 - 406 pages
...consideration induce you to assume the exercise of powers not granted to you by the people. But if the power to exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever over the District of Columbia; if the power to lay and collect taxes, duties, imposts, and excises, to pay the...
Limited preview - About this book

Military Laws of the United States (Army)

United States - Military law - 1930
...commission should have made. This is legislative, as distinguished from Judicial, power. And under the power *' to exercise exclusive legislation In all cases whatsoever " over the District of Columbia, Congress may vest this Jurisdiction In the courts of the District. But such power...
Full view - About this book

Voting Representation in Congress for the District of Columbia: Hearings ...

United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary - 1971 - 344 pages
...to provide a proper seat for the Federal Government. The Constitution (art. I, sec. 8) gave Congress the power to exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever over the District. Congressional representation was not provided and was not seriously considered until recent...
Full view - About this book

Get Off My Honor: The Assault on the Boy Scouts of America

Hans Zeiger - Religion - 2005 - 196 pages
...11, 2001. Under jurisdiction of Article I: Section 8 of the US Constitution — "Congress shall have the power to exercise exclusive legislation in all cases whatsoever over the District [capitol]" — Indiana Republican Congressman John Hostettler proposed an amendment to reverse...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF