37 CFR 203.2 - Authority and functions.

§ 203.2 Authority and functions.
Link to an amendment published at 82 FR 9362, February 6, 2017.

(a) The administration of the copyright law was entrusted to the Library of Congress by an act of Congress in 1870, and the Copyright Office has been a separate department of the Library since 1897. The statutory functions of the Copyright Office are contained in and carried out in accordance with the Copyright Act. Pub. L. 94-553 (90 Stat. 2541-2602), 17 U.S.C. 101- 1101.

[ 43 FR 774, Jan. 4, 1978, as amended at 62 FR 35421, July 1, 1997]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 5 - GOVERNMENT ORGANIZATION AND EMPLOYEES
U.S. Code: Title 17 - COPYRIGHTS

Title 37 published on 2015-12-02

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 37 CFR Part 203 after this date.

  • 2017-02-07; vol. 82 # 24 - Tuesday, February 7, 2017
    1. 82 FR 9505 - Freedom of Information Act Regulations
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      LIBRARY OF CONGRESS, Copyright Office
      Interim rule with request for comments.
      This interim rule is effective on March 9, 2017. Written comments must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time on April 24, 2017.
      37 CFR Part 203