Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Captioning Comments Deadline Moved

You've got a few more days to make a comment to the FCC's about captioning TV shows over the Internet. The Commission is moving its deadline to file comments from September 3 to November 4. The deadline to file reply comments is extended to December 4.

Several groups asked for the extension, including:

  • The Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing 
  • National Association of the Deaf Association of Late-Deafened Adults 
  • Hearing Loss Association of America 
  • Cerebral Palsy and Deaf Organization 
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing Consumer Advocacy Network 
  • California Coalition of Agencies Serving the Deaf and Hard of Hearing 
  • Technology Access Program at Gallaudet University

Read more at the FCC here.