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Deadline for membership nominations: January 12, 2015

On December 2, 2014, the FCC announces the formation of Disability Advisory Committee (DAC), and seeks nominations for membership.  The Committee will provide a vehicle for consumers and other stakeholders to provide feedback and recommendations to the FCC on a wide array of disability issues.  The new body will enable the FCC to keep pace with evolving communications accessibility issues.

Individuals or organizations interested in serving on the Committee should visit

www.fcc.gov/disability -advisory -committee for information on the nomination process.

Links to the Public Notice:

Word:    https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-14 -1737A1.docx

PDF:    http://transition.fcc.gov/Daily_Releases/Daily_Business/2014/db1202/DA -14 -1737A1.pdf

Links to the News Release:

Word:    https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC -330772A1.doc

PDF:    https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC -330772A1.pdf

Text:    https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC -330772A1.txt

For additional information, contact E. Elaine Gardner, the Designated Federal Official for the Disability Advisory Committee, at 202-418-0581 (Elaine.Gardner@fcc.gov), or call the ASL Consumer Support Line, at 1-844-432-2275 via videophone.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016