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Resolution Number: 2003-C027
Title: Make the Church's Audio-visual Materials Accessible to All People
Legislative Action Taken: Concurred
Final Text:

Resolved, That the 74th General Convention require all audio-visual materials produced by and for the General Convention, and programs of the Executive Council and staff, be made accessible to all people:

  • by providing closed captioning in English for deaf and hard-of-hearing people, as well as subtitling or dubbing in Spanish and other languages where appropriate, and
  • by urging all producers of religious audio–visual materials to do the same.
Citation: General Convention, Journal of the General Convention of...The Episcopal Church, Minneapolis, 2003 (New York: General Convention, 2004), p. 181.