Notice of Intent To Audit, 22019-22020 [2017-09546]

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Your comments should address one or more of the following four points: —Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility; —Evaluate the accuracy of the agencies estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used; —Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and —Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, including through the use of appropriate automated, electronic, mechanical, or other technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology, e.g., permitting electronic submission of responses. Overview of this information collection: (1) Type of Information Collection: Revision of a currently approved collection. (2) Title of the Form/Collection: Request for Registration Under the Gambling Devices Act of 1962. (3) Agency form number, if any, and the applicable component of the Department of Justice sponsoring the collection: Form Number: DOJ\CRM\OEO\GDR–1. Sponsoring component: Criminal Division, Department of Justice. (4) Affected public who will be asked or required to respond, as well as a brief abstract: Primary: Business or other forprofit. Other: Not-for-profit institutions, individuals or households, and State, Local or Tribal Government. The form can be used by any entity required to register under the Gambling Devices Act of 1962 (15 U.S.C. 1171–1178). (5) An estimate of the total number of respondents and the amount of time estimated for an average respondent to respond: It is estimated that 7,800 respondents will complete each form within approximately 5 minutes. PO 00000 Frm 00048 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 22019 (6) An estimate of the total public burden (in hours) associated with the collection: There are an estimated 650 total annual burden hours associated with this collection. If additional information is required contact: Melody Braswell, Department Clearance Officer, United States Department of Justice, Justice Management Division, Policy and Planning Staff, Two Constitution Square, 145 N Street NE., 3E.405A, Washington, DC 20530. Dated: May 3, 2017. Melody Braswell, Department Clearance Officer for PRA, U.S. Department of Justice. [FR Doc. 2017–09562 Filed 5–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4410–14–P LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Copyright Royalty Board [Docket No. 17–0014–CRB–AU] Notice of Intent To Audit Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress. ACTION: Public notice. AGENCY: The Copyright Royalty Judges announce receipt of a notice of intent to audit the 2015 and 2016 statements of account submitted by commercial webcaster Pandora Media, Inc. concerning the royalty payments it made pursuant to two statutory licenses. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anita Blaine, Program Specialist, by telephone at (202) 707–7658 or by email at crb@loc.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Copyright Act, title 17 of the United States Code, grants to sound recordings copyright owners the exclusive right to publicly perform sound recordings by means of certain digital audio transmissions, subject to limitations. Specifically, the right is limited by the statutory license in section 114 which allows nonexempt noninteractive digital subscription services, eligible nonsubscription services, and preexisting satellite digital audio radio services to perform publicly sound recordings by means of digital audio transmissions. 17 U.S.C. 114(f). In addition, a statutory license in section 112 allows a service to make necessary ephemeral reproductions to facilitate digital transmission of the sound recording. 17 U.S.C. 112(e). Licensees may operate under these licenses provided they pay the royalty fees and comply with the terms set by the Copyright Royalty Judges. The rates SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\11MYN1.SGM 11MYN1 22020 Federal Register / Vol. 82, No. 90 / Thursday, May 11, 2017 / Notices and terms for the section 112 and 114 licenses are codified in 37 CFR parts 380 and 382–84. As one of the terms for these licenses, the Judges designated SoundExchange, Inc., as the Collective, i.e., the organization charged with collecting the royalty payments and statements of account submitted by eligible nonexempt noninteractive digital subscription services such as Commercial Webcasters and with distributing the royalties to the copyright owners and performers entitled to receive them under the section 112 and 114 licenses. See 37 CFR 380.4(d). As the Collective, SoundExchange may, only once a year, conduct an audit of a licensee for any or all of the prior three calendar years to verify royalty payments. SoundExchange must first file with the Judges a notice of intent to audit a licensee and deliver the notice to the licensee. See 37 CFR 380.6. The Judges must publish notice in the Federal Register within 30 days of receipt of a notice announcing the Collective’s intent to conduct an audit. See 37 CFR 380.6(c). On April 17, 2017, SoundExchange filed with the Judges a notice of intent to audit Pandora Media, Inc., for the years 2015 and 2016. Today’s notice fulfills the Judges’ publication obligation with respect to SoundExchange’s April 17, 2017 notice of intent to audit. Dated: May 5, 2017. Suzanne M. Barnett, Chief Copyright Royalty Judge. [FR Doc. 2017–09546 Filed 5–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1410–72–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION asabaliauskas on DSK3SPTVN1PROD with NOTICES Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces the following meeting: NAME AND COMMITTEE CODE: Committee on Equal Opportunities in Science and Engineering (CEOSE) Advisory Committee Meeting (#1173). DATE AND TIME: June 9, 2017; 1:00 p.m.–5:30 p.m. June 10, 2017; 8:30 a.m.–3:30 p.m. PLACE: National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22230. To help facilitate your entry into the building, please contact Vickie Fung VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:52 May 10, 2017 Jkt 241001 (vfung@nsf.gov) on or prior to June 7, 2017. TYPE OF MEETING: Open. 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AGENDA: • Opening Statement by the CEOSE Chair • NSF Executive Liaison Report • Presentation: NSF Big Idea— INCLUDES (Inclusion across the Nation of Communities of Learners of Underrepresented Discoverers in Engineering and Science) • Presentation: NSF Big Idea—Work at the Human-Technology Frontier: Shaping the Future • Working Sessions: 2015–2016 CEOSE Biennial Report to Congress— Dissemination Strategy • Presentation: Women, Minorities, and Persons with Disabilities in Science and Engineering Digest 2017 • Discussion: Future CEOSE Activities • Discussion: CEOSE Liaisons and Federal Liaisons Reports • Meeting with NSF Director and Acting Chief Operating Officer Dated: May 8, 2017. Crystal Robinson, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–09566 Filed 5–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Advisory Committee for Computer and Information Science and Engineering; Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. 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AGENDA: Welcome and CISE updates Program updates from CISE divisions Discussion of undergraduate education in computer science NSF Big Ideas discussion Closing remarks and wrap-up Dated: May 8, 2017. Crystal Robinson, Committee Management Officer. [FR Doc. 2017–09564 Filed 5–10–17; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 7555–01–P NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION Advisory Committee for Education and Human Resources Notice of Meeting In accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (Pub. L. 92– 463, as amended), the National Science Foundation (NSF) announces the following meeting: NAME AND COMMITTEE CODE: Advisory Committee for Education and Human Resources (#1119). DATE AND TIME: June 12, 2017; 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. June 13, 2017; 8:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m. PLACE: National Science Foundation, 4201 Wilson Boulevard, Room 1235, Arlington, VA 22230. 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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Copyright Royalty Board

[Docket No. 17-0014-CRB-AU]


Notice of Intent To Audit

AGENCY: Copyright Royalty Board, Library of Congress.

ACTION: Public notice.

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SUMMARY: The Copyright Royalty Judges announce receipt of a notice of 
intent to audit the 2015 and 2016 statements of account submitted by 
commercial webcaster Pandora Media, Inc. concerning the royalty 
payments it made pursuant to two statutory licenses.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Anita Blaine, Program Specialist, by 
telephone at (202) 707-7658 or by email at crb@loc.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: The Copyright Act, title 17 of the United 
States Code, grants to sound recordings copyright owners the exclusive 
right to publicly perform sound recordings by means of certain digital 
audio transmissions, subject to limitations. Specifically, the right is 
limited by the statutory license in section 114 which allows nonexempt 
noninteractive digital subscription services, eligible nonsubscription 
services, and preexisting satellite digital audio radio services to 
perform publicly sound recordings by means of digital audio 
transmissions. 17 U.S.C. 114(f). In addition, a statutory license in 
section 112 allows a service to make necessary ephemeral reproductions 
to facilitate digital transmission of the sound recording. 17 U.S.C. 
112(e).
    Licensees may operate under these licenses provided they pay the 
royalty fees and comply with the terms set by the Copyright Royalty 
Judges. The rates

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and terms for the section 112 and 114 licenses are codified in 37 CFR 
parts 380 and 382-84.
    As one of the terms for these licenses, the Judges designated 
SoundExchange, Inc., as the Collective, i.e., the organization charged 
with collecting the royalty payments and statements of account 
submitted by eligible nonexempt noninteractive digital subscription 
services such as Commercial Webcasters and with distributing the 
royalties to the copyright owners and performers entitled to receive 
them under the section 112 and 114 licenses. See 37 CFR 380.4(d).
    As the Collective, SoundExchange may, only once a year, conduct an 
audit of a licensee for any or all of the prior three calendar years to 
verify royalty payments. SoundExchange must first file with the Judges 
a notice of intent to audit a licensee and deliver the notice to the 
licensee. See 37 CFR 380.6. The Judges must publish notice in the 
Federal Register within 30 days of receipt of a notice announcing the 
Collective's intent to conduct an audit. See 37 CFR 380.6(c).
    On April 17, 2017, SoundExchange filed with the Judges a notice of 
intent to audit Pandora Media, Inc., for the years 2015 and 2016. 
Today's notice fulfills the Judges' publication obligation with respect 
to SoundExchange's April 17, 2017 notice of intent to audit.

    Dated: May 5, 2017.
Suzanne M. Barnett,
Chief Copyright Royalty Judge.
[FR Doc. 2017-09546 Filed 5-10-17; 8:45 am]
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