22 U.S. Code § 3612b - Specific powers of Commission
The Commission may manage, operate, and maintain the Panama Canal.
The Commission may use the United States mails in the same manner and under the same conditions as the executive departments of the Federal Government.
The Commission may take such actions as are necessary or appropriate to carry out the powers specifically conferred upon it.
The Commission may conduct and promote commercial activities related to the management, operation, or maintenance of the Panama Canal. Any such commercial activity shall be carried out consistent with the Panama Canal Treaty of 1977 and related agreements.
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (b), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 96–70, Sept. 27, 1979, 93 Stat. 452, known as the Panama Canal Act of 1979 which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 3601 of this title and Tables.