A treaty is an international agreement established in writing and by international law between two or more sovereign states, whether inscribed in a single instrument or in two or more related acts. Treaties have many names: conventions, agreements, pacts, pacts, charters and statutes, among others. The choice of name has no legal value. Contracts can generally be categorized into one of two main categories: bilateral (between two countries) and multilateral (between three or more countries). A previous case of executive treaties was the agreement by which President Monroe set the limits of armament on the Great Lakes in 1817. The agreement was reached through an exchange of notes that, almost a year later, was submitted to the Senate to determine whether he was in the president`s office or whether a council and Senate approval were required. The Senate approved the agreement by a required two-thirds majority, and it was immediately proclaimed by the President, without any formal exchange of ratification.469 Of a type of type, and because of the ability of the president as commander-in-chief, a series of agreements with Mexico between 1882 and 1896 depending on each country was the right to pursue the Indians in dilapidated area across the common border.470 such an agreement was one such an agreement. Comment. “While there is no act in Congress authorizing the executive branch to authorize the introduction of foreign troops, it has probably been recognized that the power to grant such authorization without legislative authorization exists from the authority of the President as commander-in-chief of the United States military and naval forces. But it is questionable whether this power could be extended to fear of deserters [of foreign vessels] in the absence of positive legislation to this effect. 471 Justice Gray and three other judges held that such action by the President should be based on an explicit treaty or law472 An executive agreement is an agreement between the heads of government of two or more nations, which has not been ratified by the legislature since the treaties are ratified. Executive agreements are considered politically binding to distinguish them from legally binding contracts. President Obama`s belief that he has great autonomy in the implementation of executive agreements was evident recently in his speech at the White House on the conflict in Syria.