Closed Captioning Quality Certification
All programming provided by PBS SoCaL complies with the closed captioning requirements established by the Federal Communications Commission as embodied in 47 C.F.R. 79.1, including regulations concerning closed captioning quality. Programming provided by PBS SoCaL complies with these regulations by either: i satisfying the caption quality standards set forth in 47 C.F.R. 79.1j2; ii adopting and following the Video Programmer Best Practices set forth in 47 C.F.R. 79.1k1; or iii being subject to one or more of the captioning exemptions set forth in 47 C.F.R. 79.1d, including programming for which the audio is in a language other than English or Spanish and that is not scripted programming that can be captioned using the electronic news room technique; interstitial material, promotional announcements, and public service announcements that are 10 minutes or less in duration; and/or programming that consists primarily of non-vocal music.