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Publication Number: 693197 Rule Parts:  Publication Date: 04/12/2007
Keyword: V-chip, Closed Captioning, Labeling Requirements, TV

First Category: Radio Service Rules
Second Category: Part 15 Unintentional Radiators

Question:   What are the labelling requirements for Closed-Captioning V-chips?

Answer:   The technical and administrative requirements for a TV receiver, which may includes closed captioning or V-chip are contained in Subpart B of Part 15.  The technical requirements for closed captioning are found in Sections 15.117, 15.119 &.15.120.   The TV receiver must be labelled in accordance with Section 15.19(a)(1).


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