H. R. 2344
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
To amend section 114 of title 17, United States Code, to provide for agreements for the reproduction and performance of sound recordings by webcasters.
This Act may be cited as the
Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009.
Authorization of agreements
Section 114(f)(5) of title 17, United States Code, is amended—
in subparagraph (D), by striking
2008 and inserting
2008, the Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009,;
in subparagraph (E)(iii), by striking
to make eligible nonsubscription transmissions and ephemeral recordings; and
in subparagraph (F), by striking
February 15, 2009 and inserting
at 11:59 p.m. Eastern time on the 30th day after the date of the enactment of the Webcaster Settlement Act of 2009.
Passed the House of Representatives June 9, 2009.
Lorraine C. Miller,