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FCC Dismisses Closed Caption Petitions

June 9, 2014 in Community News



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”.

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Thanks to the FCC

E. Elaine Gardner
Suzy Rosen Singleton