Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004, 47857 [05-16125]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 156 / Monday, August 15, 2005 / Notices Cite/reference Frequency 62.130 ..................................................................................................................................... 62.170(b) ................................................................................................................................ 62.171(b) ................................................................................................................................ 62.172(a)(1) ............................................................................................................................ 62.172(a)(3) ............................................................................................................................ 62.173(a) ................................................................................................................................ 62.173(b) ................................................................................................................................ 62.173(c) ................................................................................................................................. 62.174(a) ................................................................................................................................ 62.175(a)(1) ............................................................................................................................ 62.175(a)(2) ............................................................................................................................ 62.180(a) ................................................................................................................................ 62.180(b) ................................................................................................................................ 62.190(b) ................................................................................................................................ 62.190(c) ................................................................................................................................. Total ......................................................................................................................... Total Burden Cost (capital/startup): $0. Total Burden Cost (operating/ maintaining): $4,355,111. Comments submitted in response to this notice will be summarized and/or included in the request for Office of Management and Budget approval of the information collection request; they will also become a matter of public record. Dated at Arlington, Virginia, this fourth day of August, 2005. David L. Meyer, Director, Office of Administration and Management. [FR Doc. 05–16077 Filed 8–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–43–P LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Copyright Office [Docket No. RM 2005–7] Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004 Copyright Office, Library of Congress. ACTION: Extension of comment period. AGENCY: SUMMARY: The Copyright Office of the Library of Congress is extending the time in which comments can be filed in response to its Notice of Inquiry requesting information for the preparation of the first report to the Congress required by the Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004. DATES: Comments are due no later than September 1, 2005. Reply comments are due no later than September 22, 2005. ADDRESSES: If hand delivered by a private party, an original and five copies of a comment should be brought to Room LM–401 of the James Madison VerDate jul<14>2003 13:17 Aug 12, 2005 Jkt 205001 Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Occasion Frm 00074 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Burden hours ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... ......... 26,756 169,531 37,088 34,203 1,905 240 244 244 4,452 39,583 5,153 11,022 184,285 28,685 1,165 3,260 14,659 3,311 3,099 571 21 10 10 384 3,817 512 5,386 25,060 4,575 748 .................... 848,081 107,600 Memorial Building between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. and the envelope should be addressed as follows: Office of the General Counsel, U.S. Copyright Office, James Madison Memorial Building, Room LM–401, 101 Independence Avenue, SE, Washington, DC 20559– 6000. If delivered by a commercial courier, an original and five copies of a comment must be delivered to the Congressional Courier Acceptance Site located at 2nd and D Streets, NE, between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. The envelope should be addressed as follows: Office of the General Counsel, Room LM–403, James Madison Memorial Building, 101 Independence Avenue, SE, Washington, DC. If sent by mail (including overnight delivery using U.S. Postal Service Express Mail), an original and five copies of a comment should be addressed to U.S. Copyright Office, Copyright GC/I&R, P.O. Box 70400, Southwest Station, Washington, DC 20024. Comments may not be delivered by means of overnight delivery services such as Federal Express, United Parcel Service, etc., due to delays in processing receipt of such deliveries. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tanya Sandros, Associate General Counsel, Copyright GC/I&R, P.O. Box 70400, Southwest Station, Washington, DC 20024. Telephone: (202) 707–8380. Telefax: (202) 707–8366. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On December 8, 2004, the President signed the Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004 (‘‘SHVERA’’), a part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2005, Pub. L. No. 108–447. In addition to extending for an additional five years the statutory license for satellite carriers retransmitting over–the–air television broadcast stations to their subscribers and making a number of amendments to PO 00000 Total responses 47857 the existing section 119 of the Copyright Act, SHVERA directs the Copyright Office to conduct two studies and report its findings to the Committee on the Judiciary of the House of Representatives and the Committee on the Judiciary of the Senate. One study, due by December 31, 2005, requires the Office to examine select portions of the section 119 license and to determine what, if any, impact sections 119 and 122 have had on copyright owners whose programming is transmitted by satellite carriers. To assist in the preparation of this study, the Office published a Notice of Inquiry seeking comments on questions posed regarding various aspects of the study. See 70 FR 39343 (July 7, 2005). Initial comments were due to be filed on August 22, 2005; reply comments were due to be filed on September 12, 2005. The Copyright Office has received a request from various potential commenters to extend the comment period by 10 days in order to allow sufficient time to provide the Office with comprehensive comments. Given the complexity of the issues raised by the study, the Office has decided to extend the deadline for filing comments by a period of 10 days, making initial comments due on September 1, 2005; likewise, the period for filing reply comments also will be extended by 10 days, making reply comments due on September 22, 2005. Dated: August 10, 2005 Jule L. Sigall, Acting Register of Copyrights. [FR Doc. 05–16125 Filed 8–12–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1410–33–S E:\FR\FM\15AUN1.SGM 15AUN1

Agencies

[Federal Register Volume 70, Number 156 (Monday, August 15, 2005)]
[Notices]
[Page 47857]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 05-16125]


=======================================================================
-----------------------------------------------------------------------

LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

Copyright Office

[Docket No. RM 2005-7]


Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004

AGENCY: Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

ACTION: Extension of comment period.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------

SUMMARY: The Copyright Office of the Library of Congress is extending 
the time in which comments can be filed in response to its Notice of 
Inquiry requesting information for the preparation of the first report 
to the Congress required by the Satellite Home Viewer Extension and 
Reauthorization Act of 2004.

DATES: Comments are due no later than September 1, 2005. Reply comments 
are due no later than September 22, 2005.

ADDRESSES: If hand delivered by a private party, an original and five 
copies of a comment should be brought to Room LM-401 of the James 
Madison Memorial Building between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. and the envelope 
should be addressed as follows: Office of the General Counsel, U.S. 
Copyright Office, James Madison Memorial Building, Room LM-401, 101 
Independence Avenue, SE, Washington, DC 20559-6000. If delivered by a 
commercial courier, an original and five copies of a comment must be 
delivered to the Congressional Courier Acceptance Site located at 2nd 
and D Streets, NE, between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. The envelope should be 
addressed as follows: Office of the General Counsel, Room LM-403, James 
Madison Memorial Building, 101 Independence Avenue, SE, Washington, DC. 
If sent by mail (including overnight delivery using U.S. Postal Service 
Express Mail), an original and five copies of a comment should be 
addressed to U.S. Copyright Office, Copyright GC/I&R, P.O. Box 70400, 
Southwest Station, Washington, DC 20024. Comments may not be delivered 
by means of overnight delivery services such as Federal Express, United 
Parcel Service, etc., due to delays in processing receipt of such 
deliveries.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tanya Sandros, Associate General 
Counsel, Copyright GC/I&R, P.O. Box 70400, Southwest Station, 
Washington, DC 20024. Telephone: (202) 707-8380. Telefax: (202) 707-
8366.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On December 8, 2004, the President signed 
the Satellite Home Viewer Extension and Reauthorization Act of 2004 
(``SHVERA''), a part of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2005, 
Pub. L. No. 108-447. In addition to extending for an additional five 
years the statutory license for satellite carriers retransmitting over-
the-air television broadcast stations to their subscribers and making a 
number of amendments to the existing section 119 of the Copyright Act, 
SHVERA directs the Copyright Office to conduct two studies and report 
its findings to the Committee on the Judiciary of the House of 
Representatives and the Committee on the Judiciary of the Senate. One 
study, due by December 31, 2005, requires the Office to examine select 
portions of the section 119 license and to determine what, if any, 
impact sections 119 and 122 have had on copyright owners whose 
programming is transmitted by satellite carriers. To assist in the 
preparation of this study, the Office published a Notice of Inquiry 
seeking comments on questions posed regarding various aspects of the 
study. See 70 FR 39343 (July 7, 2005). Initial comments were due to be 
filed on August 22, 2005; reply comments were due to be filed on 
September 12, 2005.
    The Copyright Office has received a request from various potential 
commenters to extend the comment period by 10 days in order to allow 
sufficient time to provide the Office with comprehensive comments. 
Given the complexity of the issues raised by the study, the Office has 
decided to extend the deadline for filing comments by a period of 10 
days, making initial comments due on September 1, 2005; likewise, the 
period for filing reply comments also will be extended by 10 days, 
making reply comments due on September 22, 2005.

    Dated: August 10, 2005
Jule L. Sigall,
Acting Register of Copyrights.
[FR Doc. 05-16125 Filed 8-12-05; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 1410-33-S