S. 1709 (98th): Radio Broadcasting to Cuba Act

A bill to provide for the broadcasting of accurate information to the people of Cuba, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.



Jul 29, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 29, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paula Hawkins

Senator from Florida


See Instead:

S. 602 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 4, 1983


Jul 29, 1983

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S. 1709 (98th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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