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


Feb 24, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984


Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 4, 1983

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


Pub.L. 98-111


Paula Hawkins

Senator from Florida



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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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

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

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 602” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Feb 24, 1983
Reported by Committee
Jun 8, 1983
Passed Senate
Sep 13, 1983
Vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed House
Sep 29, 1983
Enacted — Signed by the President
Oct 4, 1983


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

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