Markup: H.R.1670 & Hearing: Improving Customer Service for the Copyright Community

Meeting Notes: 
Date: 
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 11:15am

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COMMITTEE MARKUP & HEARING
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December 2, 2015

1310 Longworth House Office Building

11:00 A.M.

The Committee on House Administration, led by Chairman Candice Miller (R-MI), will hold a markup and hearing on Wednesday, December 2, 2015, at 11:00 a.m. in Room 1310 of the Longworth House Office Building. 

First, the Committee will consider a measure to direct the Architect of the Capitol to obtain a chair featuring the logo of the National League of POW/MIA Families to be placed on display in the U.S. Capitol.

Item to be considered:
• H.R.1670, The National POW/MIA Remembrance Act of 2015

Immediately following the markup, the Committee will hold a hearing entitled:  Improving Customer Service for the Copyright Community - Ensuring the Copyright Office and the Library of Congress are able to meet the demands of the digital ageThe Committee will receive an update on the current state of management over the entire Library of Congress information technology systems, as well as how both the Copyright Office and the Library of Congress are working together to meet the demands of today’s digital age.

Additional information for the Markup via the Committee Repository.

Additional information for the Hearing via the Committee Repository.

If you have any questions, please contact the Committee at (202) 225-8281.

Persons requiring special accommodations should contact John L. Dickhaus at (202) 225-8281, 48 hours prior to the scheduled meeting.

• David S. Mao, Acting Librarian of Congress

• Maria A. Pallante, the Register of Copyrights at the U.S. Copyright Office

• Joel C. Willemssen, Managing Director for Information Technology at the U.S. Government Accountability Office