FCC Reverses Anglers' Order of 2006! More Captioning Likely

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FCC Reverses Anglers' Order of 2006! More Captioning Likely

Fri, 10/21/2011

From COAT October 20, 2011

Five years ago, in October 2006, several leading disability organizations filed for a "Review of the Bureau Order" and a "Petition for Emergency Stay" at the FCC in regard to what was referred to as "the Anglers' Order."   Today, the FCC overturned the Angler's Order and the other 300 exemptions to providing captioning on TV that were based on the Anglers' Order.  

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