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In The Hopper – March 2017

Your Guide to the Current Legislative and Regulatory Happenings in the Interpreting Profession ASL:   English: Director's Corner It’s the most wonderful time of the year -- legislative session! Legislative session has started, or will be starting, in almost every state. Whether or not you agree that it is the most wonderful time of the [...]

2018-04-24T06:15:05-05:00March 2nd, 2016|Categories: Advocacy News, From RID Headquarters, In The Hopper|0 Comments

RID at the FCC

RID was invited to join the consumer groups at meetings with the five Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Commissioners' offices to discuss ongoing issues related to VRS and interpreters. The ex parte filing, highlighting the key points made during the meetings held on Monday, September 28, 2015, are available here. Excerpt from the letter: On September 28, [...]

2018-04-24T06:15:17-05:00October 1st, 2015|Categories: Advocacy News, From RID Headquarters|0 Comments

In The Hopper – March 2014

Your Guide to the Current Legislative and Regulatory Happenings in the Interpreting Profession Director's Corner Welcome to the first edition of In the Hopper, a newsletter from the Government Affairs Program. In the Hopper will be a monthly publication to inform our members about the current state of legislative and regulatory affairs that will impact [...]

2018-04-24T06:15:23-05:00April 2nd, 2015|Categories: Advocacy News, From RID Headquarters, In The Hopper|0 Comments