Group Registration of Contributions to Periodicals, 90753 [2016-30077]

Download as PDF 90753 Proposed Rules Federal Register Vol. 81, No. 241 Thursday, December 15, 2016 This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules. public input on that topic. See 81 FR 86634 (Dec. 1, 2016). To ensure that commenters have sufficient time to respond, the Office is extending the deadline for the submission of comments in response to the Notice to January 30, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Dated: December 9, 2016. Sarang V. Damle, General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights. Copyright Office 37 CFR Parts 201 and 202 [FR Doc. 2016–30077 Filed 12–14–16; 8:45 am] [Docket No. 2016–8] BILLING CODE 1410–30–P Group Registration of Contributions to Periodicals LIBRARY OF CONGRESS U.S. Copyright Office, Library of Congress. ACTION: Extension of comment period. The United States Copyright Office is extending the deadline for the submission of written comments in response to its December 1, 2016 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding group registration of contributions to periodicals. DATES: Written comments are now due no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on January 30, 2017. ADDRESSES: The Copyright Office is using the regulations.gov system for the submission and posting of public comments in this proceeding. All comments are therefore to be submitted electronically through regulations.gov. Specific instructions for submitting comments are available on the Copyright Office Web site at http:// copyright.gov/rulemaking/grcp/. If electronic submission of comments is not feasible, please contact the Office using the contact information below for special instructions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert J. Kasunic, Associate Register of Copyrights and Director of Registration Policy and Practice, or Erik Bertin, Deputy Director of Registration Policy and Practice. Each can be reached by telephone at 202–707–8040. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The United States Copyright Office is proposing to amend the regulation governing the group registration option for contributions to periodicals to reflect certain upgrades that will soon be made to the electronic registration system. On December 1, 2016, the Office issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking seeking [Docket No. 2016–10] SUMMARY: rmajette on DSK2TPTVN1PROD with PROPOSALS Dated: December 9, 2016. Sarang V. Damle, General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights. Copyright Office AGENCY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 14:40 Dec 14, 2016 Jkt 241001 proposing to update its regulations governing group registration options for photographers to encourage broader participation in the registration system, increase the efficiency of the registration process, and create a more robust record of the claim. On December 1, 2016, the Office issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking seeking public input on this proposal. See 81 FR 86643 (Dec. 1, 2016). To ensure that commenters have sufficient time to respond, the Office is extending the deadline for the submission of comments in response to the Notice to January 30, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time. 37 CFR Parts 201, 202 [FR Doc. 2016–30071 Filed 12–14–16; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1410–30–P Group Registration of Photographs U.S. Copyright Office, Library of Congress. ACTION: Extension of comment period. LIBRARY OF CONGRESS The United States Copyright Office is extending the deadline for the submission of written comments in response to its December 1, 2016 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding group registration of photographs. DATES: Written comments are now due no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on January 30, 2017. ADDRESSES: The Copyright Office is using the regulations.gov system for the submission and posting of public comments in this proceeding. All comments are therefore to be submitted electronically through regulations.gov. Specific instructions for submitting comments are available on the Copyright Office Web site at http:// copyright.gov/rulemaking/ supplementary-registration/. If electronic submission of comments is not feasible, please contact the Office using the contact information below for special instructions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert J. Kasunic, Associate Register of Copyrights and Director of Registration Policy and Practice, or Erik Bertin, Deputy Director of Registration Policy and Practice. Each can be reached by telephone at 202–707–8040. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The United States Copyright Office is 37 CFR Parts 201, 202 AGENCY: SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 Copyright Office [Docket No. 2016–9] Supplementary Registration U.S. Copyright Office, Library of Congress. ACTION: Extension of comment period. AGENCY: The United States Copyright Office is extending the deadline for the submission of written comments in response to its December 1, 2016 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding supplementary registration. DATES: Written comments are now due no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on January 30, 2017. ADDRESSES: The Copyright Office is using the regulations.gov system for the submission and posting of public comments in this proceeding. All comments are therefore to be submitted electronically through regulations.gov. Specific instructions for submitting comments are available on the Copyright Office Web site at http:// copyright.gov/rulemaking/ supplementary-registration/. If electronic submission of comments is not feasible, please contact the Office using the contact information below for special instructions. SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\15DEP1.SGM 15DEP1

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[Federal Register Volume 81, Number 241 (Thursday, December 15, 2016)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Page 90753]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2016-30077]


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Proposed Rules
                                                Federal Register
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This section of the FEDERAL REGISTER contains notices to the public of 
the proposed issuance of rules and regulations. The purpose of these 
notices is to give interested persons an opportunity to participate in 
the rule making prior to the adoption of the final rules.

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Federal Register / Vol. 81, No. 241 / Thursday, December 15, 2016 / 
Proposed Rules

[[Page 90753]]



LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Copyright Office

37 CFR Parts 201 and 202

[Docket No. 2016-8]


Group Registration of Contributions to Periodicals

AGENCY: U.S. Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

ACTION: Extension of comment period.

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SUMMARY: The United States Copyright Office is extending the deadline 
for the submission of written comments in response to its December 1, 
2016 Notice of Proposed Rulemaking regarding group registration of 
contributions to periodicals.

DATES: Written comments are now due no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern 
Time on January 30, 2017.

ADDRESSES: The Copyright Office is using the regulations.gov system for 
the submission and posting of public comments in this proceeding. All 
comments are therefore to be submitted electronically through 
regulations.gov. Specific instructions for submitting comments are 
available on the Copyright Office Web site at http://copyright.gov/rulemaking/grcp/. If electronic submission of comments is not feasible, 
please contact the Office using the contact information below for 
special instructions.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Robert J. Kasunic, Associate Register 
of Copyrights and Director of Registration Policy and Practice, or Erik 
Bertin, Deputy Director of Registration Policy and Practice. Each can 
be reached by telephone at 202-707-8040.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The United States Copyright Office is 
proposing to amend the regulation governing the group registration 
option for contributions to periodicals to reflect certain upgrades 
that will soon be made to the electronic registration system. On 
December 1, 2016, the Office issued a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking 
seeking public input on that topic. See 81 FR 86634 (Dec. 1, 2016). To 
ensure that commenters have sufficient time to respond, the Office is 
extending the deadline for the submission of comments in response to 
the Notice to January 30, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time.

    Dated: December 9, 2016.
Sarang V. Damle,
General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights.
[FR Doc. 2016-30077 Filed 12-14-16; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 1410-30-P