Sign language gibberish prompts bill on hurricane briefings
2:12 PM, Jan 30, 2018
2:14 PM, Jan 30, 2018
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A warning about pizza and a big bear as Hurricane Irma approached Florida is prompting a bill addressing how the state communicates with hearing impaired residents during weather emergencies.
A House unanimously approved a bill Tuesday that would require the officials to include a qualified sign language interpreter at televised hurricane briefings.