Modernizing Recordation of Notices of Termination, 39128 [2020-14208]

Download as PDF 39128 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 126 / Tuesday, June 30, 2020 / Proposed Rules khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with PROPOSALS plan provided by or at the direction of the appointing fiduciary, if – (1) Such information is provided for the stated purpose of assisting the manager in the performance of the manager’s investment duties, and (2) The manager does not know and has no reason to know that the information is incorrect. (e) [Reserved] (f) Definitions. For purposes of this section: (1) The term ‘‘investment duties’’ means any duties imposed upon, or assumed or undertaken by, a person in connection with the investment of plan assets which make or will make such person a fiduciary of an employee benefit plan or which are performed by such person as a fiduciary of an employee benefit plan as defined in section 3(21)(A)(i) or (ii) of the Act. (2) The term ‘‘investment course of action’’ means any series or program of investments or actions related to a fiduciary’s performance of the fiduciary’s investment duties, and includes the selection of an investment fund as a plan investment, or in the case of an individual account plan, a designated alternative under the plan. (3) The term ‘‘pecuniary factor’’ means a factor that has a material effect on the risk and/or return of an investment based on appropriate investment horizons consistent with the plan’s investment objectives and the funding policy established pursuant to section 402(a)(1) of ERISA. (4) The term ‘‘plan’’ means an employee benefit plan to which Title I of the Act applies. (g) Effective date. This section shall be effective on [60 days after date of publication of final rule]. (h) Severability. Should a court of competent jurisdiction hold any provision(s) of this subpart to be invalid, such action will not affect any other provision of this subpart. Signed at Washington, DC, June 22, 2020. Jeanne Wilson, Acting Assistant Secretary, Employee Benefits Security Administration, Department of Labor. [FR Doc. 2020–13705 Filed 6–26–20; 4:15 pm] BILLING CODE P LIBRARY OF CONGRESS U.S. Copyright Office 37 CFR Part 201 [Docket No. 2020–10] Modernizing Recordation of Notices of Termination U.S. Copyright Office, Library of Congress. ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking; notification of inquiry; extension of comment period. AGENCY: The U.S. Copyright Office is extending the deadline for the submission of written comments in response to its June 3, 2020, notice of proposed rulemaking and notification of inquiry regarding recordation of notices of termination. DATES: The comment period for the proposed rule published June 3, 2020, at 85 FR 34150, is extended. Written comments must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on August 5, 2020. ADDRESSES: For reasons of government efficiency, 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 website at https:// www.copyright.gov/rulemaking/ termination-modernization/. If electronic submission of comments is not feasible due to lack of access to a computer and/or the internet, please contact the Office using the contact information below for special instructions. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Regan A. Smith, General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights, regans@copyright.gov; Kevin R. Amer, Deputy General Counsel, kamer@ copyright.gov; or Nicholas R. Bartelt, Attorney-Advisor, niba@copyright.gov. They can be reached by telephone at (202) 707–8350. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On June 3, 2020, the U.S. Copyright Office issued a notice of proposed rulemaking and notification of inquiry (the ‘‘NPRM’’) regarding recordation of notices of termination.1 The NPRM requested public comments on proposed updates to the regulatory framework for notices of termination before features permitting electronic submission of notices are SUMMARY: 1 85 VerDate Sep<11>2014 16:34 Jun 29, 2020 Jkt 250001 PO 00000 FR 34150 (June 3, 2020). Frm 00033 Fmt 4702 Sfmt 4702 developed for the online recordation system. The Office also solicited comments on two additional subjects: (1) Whether the Office should develop an optional form or template to assist remitters in creating and serving notices of termination; and (2) whether the Office should consider regulatory updates to address concerns about thirdparty agents failing to properly serve and file notices on behalf of authors. To ensure that members of the public have sufficient time to comment, and to ensure that the Office has the benefit of a complete record, the Office is extending the deadline for submission of comments to 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on August 5, 2020. Dated: June 26, 2020. Regan A. Smith, General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights. [FR Doc. 2020–14208 Filed 6–29–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 1410–30–P ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY 40 CFR Part 52 [EPA–R06–OAR–2019–0616; FRL–10010– 57-Region 6] Air Plan Approval; Arkansas; Infrastructure for the 2015 Ozone National Ambient Air Quality Standards Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). ACTION: Proposed rule. AGENCY: Under the Federal Clean Air Act (CAA or Act), the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is proposing to approve elements of a State Implementation Plan (SIP) submission from the State of Arkansas (State) for the 2015 Ozone (O3) National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS). This submittal addresses how the existing SIP provides for implementation, maintenance, and enforcement of the 2015 O3 NAAQS (infrastructure SIP or i-SIP). The i-SIP ensures that the Arkansas SIP is adequate to meet the state’s responsibilities under the CAA for this NAAQS. We are also proposing to approve changes to the State’s regulations to bring the State’s rule up to date and consistent with the 2015 O3 NAAQS. DATES: Written comments must be received on or before July 30, 2020. ADDRESSES: Submit your comments, identified by Docket No. EPA–R06– OAR–2019–0616, at http:// www.regulations.gov or via email SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\30JNP1.SGM 30JNP1

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 126 (Tuesday, June 30, 2020)]
[Proposed Rules]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-14208]


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LIBRARY OF CONGRESS

U.S. Copyright Office

37 CFR Part 201

[Docket No. 2020-10]


Modernizing Recordation of Notices of Termination

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

ACTION: Notice of proposed rulemaking; notification of inquiry; 
extension of comment period.

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SUMMARY: The U.S. Copyright Office is extending the deadline for the 
submission of written comments in response to its June 3, 2020, notice 
of proposed rulemaking and notification of inquiry regarding 
recordation of notices of termination.

DATES: The comment period for the proposed rule published June 3, 2020, 
at 85 FR 34150, is extended. Written comments must be received no later 
than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on August 5, 2020.

ADDRESSES: For reasons of government efficiency, 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 website 
at https://www.copyright.gov/rulemaking/termination-modernization/. If 
electronic submission of comments is not feasible due to lack of access 
to a computer and/or the internet, please contact the Office using the 
contact information below for special instructions.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Regan A. Smith, General Counsel and 
Associate Register of Copyrights, [email protected]; Kevin R. Amer, 
Deputy General Counsel, [email protected]; or Nicholas R. Bartelt, 
Attorney-Advisor, [email protected]. They can be reached by telephone 
at (202) 707-8350.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On June 3, 2020, the U.S. Copyright Office 
issued a notice of proposed rulemaking and notification of inquiry (the 
``NPRM'') regarding recordation of notices of termination.\1\ The NPRM 
requested public comments on proposed updates to the regulatory 
framework for notices of termination before features permitting 
electronic submission of notices are developed for the online 
recordation system. The Office also solicited comments on two 
additional subjects: (1) Whether the Office should develop an optional 
form or template to assist remitters in creating and serving notices of 
termination; and (2) whether the Office should consider regulatory 
updates to address concerns about third-party agents failing to 
properly serve and file notices on behalf of authors.
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    \1\ 85 FR 34150 (June 3, 2020).
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    To ensure that members of the public have sufficient time to 
comment, and to ensure that the Office has the benefit of a complete 
record, the Office is extending the deadline for submission of comments 
to 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on August 5, 2020.

    Dated: June 26, 2020.
Regan A. Smith,
General Counsel and Associate Register of Copyrights.
[FR Doc. 2020-14208 Filed 6-29-20; 8:45 am]
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