On August 31, 2023, the FCC released an Order granting an extension of the current video relay service (VRS) compensation rates paid to VRS providers, through the earlier of September 30, 2023, or the effective date of Commission action revising the applicable compensation formulas.

Link to the Order:  https://www.fcc.gov/document/fcc-extends-vrs-compensation-period

For general information about VRS, visit www.fcc.gov/vrs.  For further information on this item, please contact Michael Scott, Disability Rights Office, Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, at (202) 418-1264 or Michael.Scott@fcc.gov.  Individuals who use videophones and are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) may call the FCC’s ASL Customer Support Line at (844) 432-2275 (videophone).

Updated:
Thursday, August 31, 2023