No candidate for the office of President or Vice President may receive amounts from the Presidential Election Campaign Fund under this chapter or chapter 96 unless such candidate has certified that any television commercial prepared or distributed by the candidate will be prepared in a manner which ensures that the commercial contains or is accompanied by closed captioning of the oral content of the commercial to be broadcast in line 21 of the vertical blanking interval, or is capable of being viewed by deaf and hearing impaired individuals via any comparable successor technology to line 21 of the vertical blanking interval.
26 U.S. Code § 9003 - Condition for eligibility for payments
2018—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 115–141 substituted “section 9006(c)” for “section 9006(d)”.
1992—Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 102–393 added subsec. (e).
1976—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 94–455 struck out “or his delegate” after “Secretary”.
Pub. L. 94–283 added subsec. (d).
1974—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 93–443, §§ 404(c)(4), 405(b), substituted “Commission” and “it” for “Comptroller General” and “he”, respectively, wherever appearing, struck out in par. (1) “with respect to which payment is sought” after “campaign expenses” and struck out par. (4) requirement for an agreement to furnish statements of qualified campaign expenses and proposed qualified campaign expenses required under section 9008 of this title.
1973—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 93–53 substituted section “9006(d)” for “9006(c)”.
Amendment by Pub. L. 93–443 applicable with respect to taxable years beginning after Dec. 31, 1974, see section 410(c)(1) of Pub. L. 93–443, set out as a note under section 30101 of Title 52, Voting and Elections.