ALEXANDRIA, Va. (May 7, 2015) – The National Credit Union Administration today announced that, beginning with the May 21 open Board meeting, the livestream of each open Board meeting will be available from the agency’s homepage.
Registration for the livestream of open Board meetings will no longer be necessary. Individuals interested in watching an open Board meeting live will be able to connect to the livestream through a link on the agency’s home page beginning 15 minutes before the meeting starts. The link will take them to the broadcast page. There is no charge for the livestream.
The broadcast page will also include links allowing participants to connect to closed captioning, to test their networks and to ask technical questions. They may also request technical assistance by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
The May open meeting is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. Eastern. The Board meeting agenda will be posted on the Board calendar webpage May 14 at 3 p.m. Eastern.
Live captioning will be provided during each meeting for the hearing-impaired. The agency will continue to post video archives of open Board meetings on its website.
NCUA is the independent federal agency created by the U.S. Congress to regulate, charter and supervise federal credit unions. With the backing of the full faith and credit of the United States, NCUA operates and manages the National Credit Union Share
Insurance Fund, insuring the deposits of account holders in all federal credit unions and the overwhelming majority of
state-chartered credit unions. At MyCreditUnion.gov, NCUA also educates the public on consumer protection and financial literacy issues.