Commercial Advertisement Loudness Mitigation (CALM) Act

Here are some facts regarding the CALM Act...
 Who Will Enforce the CALM Act?
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will enforce the CALM Act once it takes effect
 To Report Violations, See:  How to Report Violations of the CALM Act
 What Does the CALM Act Require?
According to the FCC, the CALM Act directs the Commission to establish regulations requiring TV stations, cable operators, satellite TV providers or other multichannel video program distributors (MVPDs) to follow the Advanced Television Systems Committee's (ATSC) A/85 Recommended Practice("ATSC A/85 RP") to transmit commercial advertisements.
Here are some facts regarding the CALM Act...
 Who Will Enforce the CALM Act?
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) will enforce the CALM Act once it takes effect
 To Report Violations, See:  How to Report Violations of the CALM Act
 What Does the CALM Act Require?
According to the FCC, the CALM Act directs the Commission to establish regulations requiring TV stations, cable operators, satellite TV providers or other multichannel video program distributors (MVPDs) to follow the Advanced Television Systems Committee's (ATSC) A/85 Recommended Practice("ATSC A/85 RP") to transmit commercial advertisements.

Posted on Dec 18, 2012 (Archive on Feb 16, 2013)
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