New video description rules

Krauss, Jeffrey
November 2011
CED;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 37 Issue 10, p50
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the new rules related to the video description released by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in August 2011. As stated, FCC released this description rules in order to adopt rules requiring video description for certain television programming in 2000. It is also informed that the U.S. Congress enacted the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act (CVAA), in 2010 for reestablishment of these rules with certain modifications.


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