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H.R. 4092 (114th): To reauthorize the sound recording and film preservation programs of the Library of Congress, and for other purposes.


The text of the bill below is as of Nov 19, 2015 (Introduced).


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114th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 4092

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 19, 2015

introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on House Administration, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned

A BILL

To reauthorize the sound recording and film preservation programs of the Library of Congress, and for other purposes.

1.

Sound recording preservation programs

(a)

National Recording Preservation Board

Section 133 of the National Recording Preservation Act of 2000 (2 U.S.C. 1743) is amended by striking through fiscal year 2016 and inserting through fiscal year 2026.

(b)

National Recording Preservation Foundation

(1)

Reauthorization

Section 152411(a) of title 36, United States Code, is amended by striking through fiscal year 2016 an amount not to exceed and inserting through fiscal year 2026 an amount not to exceed the lesser of $1,000,000 or.

(2)

Number of members of Board of Directors

Section 152403(b)(2) of such title is amended—

(A)

in subparagraph (A), by striking nine directors and inserting 12 directors; and

(B)

in subparagraph (C), by striking six directors each place it appears and inserting 8 directors.

2.

Film preservation programs

(a)

National Film Preservation Board

Section 112 of the National Film Preservation Act of 1996 (2 U.S.C. 179v) is amended by striking through fiscal year 2016 and inserting through fiscal year 2026.

(b)

National Film Preservation Foundation

Section 151711(a)(1)(C) of title 36, United States Code, is amended by striking through 2016 and inserting through 2026.