FCC Releases Proposed Internet Closed Captioning Rules

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FCC Releases Proposed Internet Closed Captioning Rules

Mon, 10/03/2011

The Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 (“CVAA”) requires the Federal Communications Commission to take many actions on accessibility.

On September 22, 2011, the FCC released a document called a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) that asks the public to comment on proposed rules to ensure that televised programming with captions will continue to have captions when delivered over the Internet.

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