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FCC Dismisses Closed Caption Petitions

June 9, 2014 in Community News

 

FCC

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a notice announcing the dismissal of 16 petitions for exemption of closed captioning of television programs on Tuesday, June 2, 2014.  The Commission ruled that these petitions did not meet the requirement to demonstrate that captioning the programs would be “economically burdensome”.

For more information:

https://apps.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/DA-14-762A1.docx
https://apps.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/DA-14-762A1.pdf
https://apps.fcc.gov/edocs_public/attachmatch/DA-14-762A1.txt

Thanks to the FCC

Contacts:
E. Elaine Gardner  Elaine.Gardner@fcc.gov
Suzy Rosen Singleton  Suzanne.Singleton@fcc.gov