FCC Officially Proposes Expanding Described Video Mandate to More Markets

April 23, 2020

The FCC has approved a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to require 40 more markets (DMAs 61-100) to provide audio descriptions of video programming but also wants to know if the current pandemic changes any part of the equation.

That means it will collect comment on the proposal before voting to make it final.

Read more at: https://www.broadcastingcable.com/news/fcc-proposes-expanding-described-video-mandate-more-markets



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