CVAA Series: Covered Products & Services

Advanced Communication Services Advanced Communication Services (ACS) are defined broadly and cover four key areas in the CVAA, including Interconnected VOIP Services, Non-interconnected VoIP Services,.

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CVAA Series: Impact

SSB expects that for most organizations the 21st Century Communications & Video Accessibility Act (CVAA) requirements will principally impact consumer and mass market products in.

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CVAA Series: CVAA Overview

The 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 focuses on ensuring that communications and media services, content, equipment, emerging technologies and new modes of transmission.

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An overview of the 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010

The 21st Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 focuses on ensuring that communications and media services, content, equipment, emerging technologies, and new modes of transmission are accessible to disabled users. The bill is primarily targeted at communications and video equipment manufacturers, video service providers and producers of video content. The act requires that all communications and video programming service or equipment providers must provide services and equipment in an equally accessible manner to ensure compliance with government regulations for accessibility. The act builds on a variety of current pieces of legislation relating to accessibility including Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act and Section 255 of the Telecommunications Act amending and extending them as needed.

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