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Webcasting Notice: Reply Comments

Notice and Recordkeeping
for Use of Sound Recordings Under Statutory License
Reply Comments

On February 7, 2002, the U.S. Copyright Office issued a notice of a proposed rulemaking on the requirements for giving sound recording copyright owners reasonable notice of the use of their works in connection with the section 114 statutory license for certain digital transmissions of public performances of sound recordings, and on the requirements for how records of such use will be kept and made available to copyright owners.

Interested parties submitted comments on the rulemaking by April 5. Reply comments were due April 26. For more details, please see Federal Register notice 67 FR 5761.

Read more information about webcasting notice and recordkeeping: background, public roundtable, and interim regulations.

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1 Royal Programs, Inc.
2 Criswell Center for Biblical Studies and First Baptist Church of Dallas


Collegiate Broadcasters, Inc.


SBR Creative Media, Inc.


13 College and University Radio Broadcasters


Princeton Broadcasting Service, Inc.


Intercollegiate Broadcasting System


Harvard Radio Broadcasting Co., Inc.

9 Dennis J. Kucinich, U.S. House of Representatives
10 DMX Music, Inc.
11 American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada & The American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
12 Music Choice
13 Future of Music Coalition
14 Digital Media Association
15 Yahoo! Inc.
16 Northeastern University
17 XM Satellite Radio, Inc. & Sirius Satellite Radio, Inc.
18 A United Group of Webcasters (3WK,, Chronix Radio,,, SomaFM, Ultimate-80s & Wolf FM)
19 Recording Industry Association of America, Inc.
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20 Bonneville International Corporation, Clear Channel Communications, Inc., Cox Radio, Inc., National Association of Broadcasters, National Religious Broadcasters Music License Committee, Salem Communications, & Susquehanna Radio Corp.
21 Royalty Logic, Inc.
23 Websound, Inc.

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