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On March 3, 2011, the FCC released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) with a proposal on how to reinstate the FCC's former rules on video description from the year 2000 (that were later overturned in court) and other issues about the implementation of video description. Yesterday, March 22, 2011, the FCC granted a request to extend the due date of comments and reply comments to the NPRM.
New Due Dates:
Comments are due: April 28, 2011
Reply Comments are due: May 27, 2011
To read the FCC Order granting the extension of time, please see links below.