[Federal Register: February 4, 2004 (Volume 69, Number 23)]
[Page 5371-5372]
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Copyright Office

[Docket No. PA 2004-1]

Notice of New Delivery Policy

AGENCY: Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

ACTION: New procedure for hand deliveries to Copyright Office General 
Counsel by private parties.


SUMMARY: The Copyright Office is adopting a new policy for delivering 
documents to the Office of the General Counsel.

EFFECTIVE DATE: February 9, 2004.

ADDRESSES: Hand deliveries for the Office of the General Counsel made 
by private parties must be delivered to the following location in the 
Library of Congress: Public Information Office, U.S. Copyright Office, 
James Madison Memorial Building, Room LM-401, 101 Independence Avenue, 
SE., Washington, DC 20559-6000.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Tanya M. Sandros, Senior Attorney, 
Telephone: (202) 707-8380.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Beginning February 9, 2004, all hand 
deliveries from private parties \1\ for the Copyright

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Office General Counsel, including all comments in rulemaking 
proceedings, all filings in a Copyright Arbitration Royalty Panel 
proceeding, and all litigation-related materials, must be delivered to 
the Public Information Office of the Copyright Office. The Public 
Information Office is located on the fourth floor of the James Madison 
Memorial Building of the Library of Congress, Room LM-401, 101 
Independence Avenue, SE., Washington, DC, near the Capitol South Metro 
stop. The Office is open Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., except 
Federal holidays.

    \1\ Hand deliveries made by commercial couriers and messengers 
may no longer be made directly to the Library of Congress. See 68 FR 
70039 (Dec. 16, 2003). As of December 29, 2003, commercial couriers 
and messengers must deliver all materials for the Library of 
Congress to the Congressional Courier Acceptance Site (``CCAS''), 
located on Second and D Streets, NE. The CCAS will accept items from 
couriers with proper identification, e.g., a valid driver's license, 
Monday through Friday between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.

    To insure that each document is directed to the appropriate office 
within the Copyright Office, documents for delivery to the General 
Counsel should be addressed in the following manner: Office of the 
General Counsel, U.S. Copyright Office, James Madison Memorial 
Building, Room LM-401, First and Independence Avenue, SE., Washington, 
DC 20559-6000.
    Visitors to the Library of Congress are reminded that they must 
follow certain security procedures upon entry and exit. These 
procedures may be found on the Copyright Office Web site at http://www.loc.gov/rr/security/

    Dated: January 30, 2004.
Marilyn J. Kretsinger,
Associate General Counsel.
[FR Doc. 04-2289 Filed 2-3-04; 8:45 am]