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Official Title as Introduced

A bill to prohibit the use of any United States funds to implement the Panama Canal Treaty of 1977 unless the use of those funds for that purpose is hereafter expressly provided for by the Congress and to prohibit the transfer to the Republic of Panama any territory or other property of the United States in the Canal Zone unless the Congress hereafter enacts legislation which expressly authorizes such transfer.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/25/1979Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

Date All Actions
01/25/1979Referred to House Committee on Merchant Marine and Fisheries.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/25/1979Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (12)

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Rep. Symms, Steven D. [R-ID-1]
Rep. Clausen, Don H. [R-CA-2]
Rep. Bafalis, L. A. (Skip) [R-FL-10]
Rep. Dornan, Robert K. [R-CA-27]
Rep. Young, C. W. Bill [R-FL-6]
Rep. Solomon, Gerald B. H. [R-NY-22]
Rep. Lagomarsino, Robert J. [R-CA-19]
Rep. Harsha, William H. [R-OH-6]
Rep. Miller, Clarence E. [R-OH-10]
Rep. Whitehurst, G. William [R-VA-2]
Rep. Kindness, Thomas N. [R-OH-8]
Rep. Lott, Trent [R-MS-5]

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Merchant Marine and Fisheries01/25/1979 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/25/1979)

Prohibits the use of any funds of the United States to implement the Panama Canal Treaty of 1977 unless expressly authorized by Congress. Prohibits the transfer to Panama of any real property interest of the United States in the Canal Zone unless expressly authorized by Congress. Requires an Act of Congress before the Panama Canal Company or the Canal Zone Government shall cease to exist.