The 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act was signed into law on October 8th, 2010 by President Barack Obama. The act updated federal communications law to increase accessibility to modern communications for persons with disabilities.
The CVAA gives relevant guidelines and requirements for organizations to comply with to ensure accessibility to communications and video programming. Though not every organization will be heavily involved in these spaces, it is essential to be aware of the federal laws that govern video accessibility in the U.S.
This eBook gives an overview of the 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act. Both titles of the act contain relevant information for those involved with video production and distribution to public audiences.
This eBook covers:
- CVAA Introduction and Overview
- Title I - Telecommunications Access
- Title II - Video Programming
- Differences Between the CVAA and WCAG
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