H.R. 1587 (95th): Panama Canal Modernization Act


Jan 10, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 10, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Daniel Flood

Representative for Pennsylvania's 11th congressional district


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A bill to provide for the increase of capacity and the improvement of operations of the Panama Canal after the President terminates negotiations by the United States with the Republic of Panama to surrender the Panama Canal and the Canal Zone to the Republic of Panama.

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Jan 10, 1977

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