FCC extends comment period for closed captioning

The Federal Communications Commission has extended the currently open comment period on closed captioning an additional 30 days. According to the FCC’s statement, the Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Inc., National Association of the Deaf, and Association of Late-Deafened Adults (“ALDA”), among others, requested the extension so that consumers and consumer electronics industry members have time to collaborate on the issues surrounding closed captioning before submitting comments.

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