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File #: ORD28649    Version: 1 Name: ORD - Amending TMC Chapter 1.29 - Closed Captioning
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 11/14/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 12/17/2019 Final action: 12/17/2019
Title: An ordinance amending Chapter 1.29 of the Municipal Code, related to the Human Rights Commission, by adding a new Section 1.29.190, entitled "Provision of Universal Closed Captioning," to require persons owning or managing a place of public accommodations to activate closed captioning on television receivers located within the City, effective March 1, 2020. [Lucas Smiraldo, Management Analyst II; Diane Powers, Director, Office of Equity and Human Rights]
Sponsors: Chris Beale, Keith Blocker, Catherine Ushka
Attachments: 1. Ordinance No. 28649, 2. City Council Action Memorandum

Title

An ordinance amending Chapter 1.29 of the Municipal Code, related to the
Human Rights Commission, by adding a new Section 1.29.190, entitled
“Provision of Universal Closed Captioning,” to require persons owning or

managing a place of public accommodations to activate closed captioning on

television receivers located within the City, effective March 1, 2020.

[Lucas Smiraldo, Management Analyst II; Diane Powers, Director,
Office of Equity and Human Rights]