Act 039, HB1272 HD2 SD2, 5/6/2015

Posted on May 6, 2015 in 2015 Acts

Motion Picture Theaters; Accommodation; Open Movie Captioning; Audio Description.

RELATING TO MOVIE THEATERS. Requires a public accommodation that owns, leases, leases to, or operates a motion picture theater in more than two locations in the State to provide open movie captioning during at least two showings per week of each motion picture that is produced and offered with open movie captioning. Requires a public accommodation that owns, leases, leases to, or operates a motion picture theater in the State to provide, upon request, audio description of any motion picture that is produced and offered with audio description. Effective January 1, 2016 and sunsets January 1, 2018. (HB1272 HD2 SD2)