20 After they put the scroll in the room of Elishama the secretary, they went to the king in the courtyard and reported everything to him.

Read Jeremiah 36:20 Using Other Translations

And they went in to the king into the court, but they laid up the roll in the chamber of Elishama the scribe, and told all the words in the ears of the king.
So they went into the court to the king, having put the scroll in the chamber of Elishama the secretary, and they reported all the words to the king.
Then the officials left the scroll for safekeeping in the room of Elishama the secretary and went to tell the king what had happened.