Closed Captioning Information

Closed Captioning Certificate
All programming produced and distributed by Arizona PBS (“KAET”) 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 KAET complies with these regulations by either:
(i) satisfying the caption quality standards set forth in 47 C.F.R. § 79.1(j)(2);
(ii) adopting and following the “Video Programmer Best Practices” set forth in 47 C.F.R.§ 79.1(k)(1); or
(iii) being subject to one or more of the captioning exemptions set forth in 47 C.F.R.§ 79.1(d),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.

Posted on March 13, 2015

Questions regarding KAET and its captioned program broadcasts and distributions can be directed to our closed captioning contact:

Daniel Garcia
Viewer Services Coordinator
Phone: (602) 496-2308
Fax: (602) 496-1670
Mail to:
Arizona PBS
Viewer Services
555 North Central Avenue, Suite 500
Phoenix, AZ 85004


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