S. 602 (98th): Radio Broadcasting to Cuba Act

Introduced:

Feb 24, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 4, 1983

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 4, 1983.

Law:

Pub.L. 98-111

Sponsor:

Paula Hawkins

Senator from Florida

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: 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.

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History

Feb 24, 1983
 
Introduced

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Jun 8, 1983
 
Reported by Committee

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Sep 13, 1983
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Sep 29, 1983
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Oct 4, 1983
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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Cosponsors
35 cosponsors (26R, 9D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

Related Bills

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S. 1709 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jul 29, 1983

H.R. 2453 (Related)
Radio Broadcasting to Cuba Act

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jun 9, 1983

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