Tuesday, May 22, 2012

FCC Announces Internet Captioning Deadlines

Tuesday, May 22, 2012- from the NAD Newsletter:
FCC Announces Internet Captioning Deadlines

After many years of hard work by the National Association of the Deaf (NAD) and other organizations and advocates,  the IP closed captioning rules were published in the Federal Register on March 30, 2012 and establishes April 30, 2012 as the effective date for the rules. According to the rules, video programming shown on the Internet after being shown on television must have captions based on the following schedule established by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC).

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