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Actions (7)

Date Senate Actions
10/18/2000Resolution of advice and consent to ratification agreed to in Senate by Division Vote.
10/18/2000Treaty moved through its parliamentary stages up to and including presentation of the resolution of advice and consent to ratification.
10/18/2000Considered by Senate.
09/29/2000Reported favorably by Senator Helms, Committee on Foreign Relations with printed Ex. Rept. 106-20 and a resolution of advice and consent to ratification with the declaration and proviso indicated in Section VI. Executive Calendar No. 21.
09/27/2000Committee on Foreign Relations. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably. With 1 declaration, 1 proviso.
09/12/2000Committee on Foreign Relations. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 106-660.
09/05/2000Received in the Senate and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations by unanimous consent.

Titles

Formal Title: Protocol Amending the 1950 Consular Convention Between the United States of America and Ireland, signed at Washington on June 16, 1998.

Short Title: Protocol Amending the 1950 Consular Convention with Ireland


Resolution Text

As approved by the Senate:

Resolved, (two thirds of the Senators present concurring therein), That the Senate advise and consent to the ratification of the Protocol Amending the 1950 Consular Convention Between the United States of America and Ireland, signed at Washington on June 16, 1998 (Treaty Doc. 106-43), subject to the declaration of subsection (a) and the proviso of subsection (b).

(a) Declaration.The Senate's advice and consent is subject to the following declaration, which shall be binding upon the President:

Treaty Interpretation.The Senate affirms the applicability to all treaties of the constitutionally based principles of treaty interpretation set forth in Condition (1) of the resolution of ratification of the INF Treaty, approved by the Senate on May 27, 1988, and Condition (8) of the resolution of ratification of the Document Agreed Among the States Parties to the Treaty on Conventional Armed Forces in Europe, approved by the Senate on May 14, 1997.

(b) Proviso.The resolution of ratification is subject to the following proviso, which shall not be included in the instrument of ratification to be signed by the President:

Supremacy of the Constitution.Nothing in this Treaty requires or authorizes legislation or other action by the United States of America that is prohibited by the Constitution of the United States as interpreted by the United States.


Related Documents

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Ex.Rept. 106-20