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Title
Human Relations - Public Accommodations - Captioning in Movie Theaters (Open Captioning Equality Act of 2020)
Sponsored by
Delegate Cox
Status
In the House - Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Analysis
Fiscal and Policy Note
Synopsis
Requiring a certain place of public accommodation that owns, leases, operates, or controls a movie theater to provide access to certain closed-captioning technology for the general public for certain motion pictures under certain circumstances; requiring a certain place of public accommodation that owns, leases, operates, or controls a movie theater in two or more locations in the State to provide open captioning during at least two showings per week of certain motion pictures under certain circumstances; and defining certain terms.
Committees
Original:
Economic Matters  
Committee Testimony
Details
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2020
History
Legislation History
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/07/2020
Legislative Date
2/07/2020
Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Proceedings
Chamber
House
Calendar Date
2/11/2020
Legislative Date
2/11/2020
Action
Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
Proceedings
Chamber Calendar Date Legislative Date Action Proceedings
House 2/07/2020 2/07/2020 First Reading Economic Matters
Text - First - Human Relations - Public Accommodations - Captioning in Movie Theaters (Open Captioning Equality Act of 2020)
House 2/11/2020 2/11/2020 Hearing 3/10 at 1:00 p.m.
File Code
Subjects
Statutes
(   20-301, 20-305 )
Last Updated: 9/22/2020 2:38 PM