What is the law on closed captioning?
- ♘ VaderLv 68 years agoFavorite Answer
U.S. Department of Justice Section 508 Overview:
January 1, 2006 and thereafter:
100% of distributors’ new programming must be captioned.
January 1, 2003:
A minimum of 30% of pre-rule programming must air with captions.
January 1, 2008:
A minimum of 75% of pre-rule programming must air with captions.
FCC on closed captioning: http://www.fcc.gov/guides/closed-captioning
NIH on Closed captioning: http://www.nidcd.nih.gov/health/hearing/pages/capt...
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