HB0254

Find a 2017 Bill:

2017 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

State Government - Closed Captioning Activation Required Without Request

Sponsored by:

Delegate Angel

Status:

In the House - Hearing 2/08 at 1:00 p.m.


Synopsis:Requiring places of public accommodation to keep closed captioning activated on specified television receivers under specified circumstances regardless of whether the closed captioning was requested.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Angel
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Agencies, Offices, and Officials
Human Relations
Narrow Subject(s):Civil Rights Commission
Community Facilities and Services
Deaf Persons
Hotels and Motels
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Television -see also- Cable Television
Statutes:Article - State Government
(20-306)

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February 9, 2017 5:05 P.M.