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Panama Canal Treaty

First page of Senate Advice and Consent document for the Panama Canal Treaty, April 18, 1978

National Archives and Records Administration, General Records of the U.S. Government

Once a treaty is submitted to the Senate, it can approve it, reject it, amend it, or do nothing. As of 1999, the Senate had approved 1,523 treaties, but it had also rejected 21.

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