All Information (Except Text) for S.1709 - Radio Broadcasting to Cuba Act98th Congress (1983-1984)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Hawkins, Paula [R-FL] (Introduced 07/29/1983)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/29/1983 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations. (All Actions)|
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|07/29/1983||Introduced in Senate|
07/29/1983 Introduced in Senate
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|07/29/1983||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.|
Action By: Senate
07/29/1983 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Foreign Relations.
|Sen. Chiles, Lawton [D-FL]*||07/29/1983|
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|Senate Foreign Relations||07/29/1983||Referred to|
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Introduced in Senate (07/29/1983)
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 Board to carry out such broadcasting by means of grants, leases, contracts, or other necessary means. Requires such broadcasting to serve as an authoritative source of accurate, objective, and comprehensive news. Sets forth frequency requirements.
Authorizes any U.S. agency or instrumentality to sell, lease, or grant property, and to provide administrative and technical support and services on a reimbursable basis at the request of the Board.
Prohibits any grant under this Act to Radio Broadcasting to Cuba, Inc., unless such corporation's board of directors and the board of directors of the Board for International Broadcasting consist of the same persons making all major policy decisions for such corporation.