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


Jul 29, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Enacted as S. 602 (companion bill)

Paula Hawkins

Senator from Florida


See Instead:

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

About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

7/29/1983--Introduced.Radio Broadcasting to Cuba Act - Amends the Board for International Broadcasting Act of 1973 in order to authorize the Board to provide for radio broadcasting to Cuba. Authorizes the ... Read more >

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Jul 29, 1983

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1709”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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S. 602 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 4, 1983

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