S.1389 - Cuba DATA Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM] (Introduced 05/19/2015)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 05/19/2015 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.1389 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (05/19/2015)
Cuba Digital and Telecommunications Advancement Act of 2015 or the Cuba DATA Act
This bill authorizes the President to permit any person subject to U.S. jurisdiction to:
- export consumer communication devices and other telecommunications equipment to Cuba;
- provide telecommunications services involving Cuba or persons in Cuba;
- establish facilities to provide telecommunications services connecting Cuba with another country, or to provide telecommunications services in Cuba;
- conduct any transaction incident to carrying out such activities; and
- enter into, perform, and make and receive payments under a contract with any individual or entity in Cuba regarding the provision of telecommunications services involving Cuba or persons in Cuba.
Repeals or amends specified requirements and prohibitions of: (1) the Cuban Democracy Act of 1992, and (2) the Cuban Liberty and Democratic Solidarity (LIBERTAD) Act of 1996.