S 555 IS [LOC | WW], the "Captioning and Image Narration to Enhance Movie Accessibility Act" or "CINEMA Act".
Introduced by Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) on March 13, 2013.


Notes:
  Published by TLJ on March 18, 2013.
  Source: Congressional Record, March 13, 2013, at Page S1792.
  TLJ edited HTML tags, and added hyperlink.
  Copyright 2013.
  Sen. Tom Harkin
Sen. Harkin

S. 555

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

This Act may be cited as the "Captioning and Image Narration to Enhance Movie Accessibility Act" or the "CINEMA Act''.

SEC. 2. MOVIE THEATER ACCESSIBILITY.

Section 302(b) of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12182(b)) is amended--

(1) by redesignating paragraph (3) as paragraph (4); and

(2) by inserting after paragraph (2) the following:

(3) MOVIE THEATER ACCESSIBILITY.--

SEC. 3. CONFORMING AMENDMENT.

Section 308(a)(2) of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (42 U.S.C. 12188(a)(2)) is amended by striking "and section 303(a)'' and inserting ", 302(b)(3), and 303(a)".

SEC. 4. EFFECTIVE DATE.

This Act takes effect 1 year after the date of enactment of this Act.