NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
LIGHT SEWING INDUSTRY
AS APPROVED ON NOVEMBER 14, 1934
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Approved Code No. 226-Amentndment No. 6
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
LIGHT SEWING INDUSTRY EXCEPT GARMENTS
As Approved on November 14, 1934
API'ROVING AkMI7ENIMI31FNr OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FI'R TrHE
LIGHT SEt\\-I-N; INDUSTRY Ex:iEI'r GARMENTS
An application having been duly made pursuant to and in full
compliance with the provisions of Title I of the National Industrial
Recovery Act, approved June 16. 1933, for approval of an amend-
ment to the Code of Fair Competition for the Light Sewing Ind!,-
try Except Garments, and hearings having been duly held thern.i
and the annexed report on -aid am elndmient, containing findlings
with respect thereto. having been made and directed to the Pie.iident:
NOW, THEREFORE, on behalf of the President of the United
States, the National Industrial Recovery Board, piiurunt to author-
ity vested in it by Executive Orders of the Prcideint including Ex-
ecutive Order No. 6859, dated September 27, 19:34, and otherwise;
does hereby incorporate, by reference, said annexed report and does
find that said amendment and the Code as constituted after being
amended comply in all respects with the pertinent provisions and
will promote the policy and puirples of said Title of said Act, and
does hereby order that said aniiividinent be and it is hereby approved,
provided that Article VI, Section 2 (d), Paragraph 2 is also
hereby amended by delfetiing therefrom the words "and assent in
writing to the Code", so that said paragraph 2 will read Only
members of the industry who comply with the requirements of the
Code and contribute to the expense of its Adminid-tration as pro-
vided herein, .hall be entitled to participate in the -eleition of the
members of the several Divisional Committees and to receive the
benefits of their voluntary activities or to make use of any National
Recovery Administration In-ignia. Failure to contribute to the
expenses of the administration of this Code, as provided'herein,
shall constitute a violation of the Code ", and that the. previous ap-
proval of said Code is hereby amended to include an approval of
said Code in its entirety as amended.
NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RE I:C(ERY BOARD,
By W. A. H.iiimiM.'.x, .1lm;',i, n rlglc(. O//i' ,'.
PRENTISS L. COONLI-IY,
Act;.ng Division .i1Ainiis;ralr.
WAV.\S iII'rOo, D. C.,
Nor( nibcl 14, 1934.
REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT
The White House.
SIR: This is a report on an amendment of the Code of Fair Com-
petition for the Light Sowing Industry Except Gairmient. The
amendment which is attached was presented by the Code Authority.
A Public Hearing, of which due notice was given all interested
parties, was held September 12, 1934 on this amendment. All per-
sons who reqiie,-tvd were fairly heard in ar,.,.rdance with rules and
relations of the National Industrial Re cover Act.
A new Article is added to the Code which provides that all meni-
bers of the Comfort:abil. Mattress Cover and Quilting Divisions
shall affix to all their products an official N. R. A. label.
YIN DI N(;
The Deputy Administrator in his final report to the Naitonal
Industrial Recovery Board on said alilwnd!ment to said Code having
found as herein set forth and on the basis of all proceedings in this
im atte :
We find that:
(a) The amendment to said Code and the Code as amended are
well designed to promote the policies and purlpues of Title I of the
National Industrial Recovery Act including the removal of obstruc-
tions to the free flow of iinteu-tate and foreign commerce which
tend to diminish the amount thereof, and will provide for the gen-
eral welfare by promoting the (,oganiizati on of industry for the pur-
pose of cooperative action among trmde groups, by inducing and
mI~iiiitainii'g united action of labor and ilmanmlemennt under adequate
gorvernlmental sanction and supervision, by eliminating unfair com-
,petitive practice-, by proimloting the fullest possible utilization of the
present productive capacity of industrie. by avoiding undue re-
striction of production (except as may be ttemlpo(arily required), by
increa.ingm the consumption of industrial and agricultural products
through increasing purchasing power, by reducing and relieving un-
employment, by improving standard., of labor, and by otherwise
(b) The Code as amended complies in all respects with the perti-
nent provisions of said Title of said Act, including without limita-
tion Subsection (a) of Section 3, Subsection (a) of Section 7 and
Subsection (b) of Section 10 thereof.
(c) The Code empowers the Code Authority to present the afore-
said amendment on behalf of the Inldustry as a whole.
(d) The amendment and the Code as amended are not designed
to and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic practices.
(e) The amendment and the Code as amended are not designed
to and will not eliminate or oppress small enterprises and will not
operate to discriminate against them.
(f) Those engaged in other steps of the t.'uiioncI: process have
not Ibeen deprivedl of the right to be heard prior to approval of said
For the above reasons this amendment has been approved.
For the Natiolnal Industrial Recovery Board:
W. A. THArum.AN,
Adm i istifat'ie Officer.
NOVE.MBLI 14, 1934.
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE LIGHT SEWING INDUSTRY EXCEPT GARMENTS
The Code of Fair Competition for the Light Sewing Industry
Except Garments shall be amended by :ddliing an Article XI, to read
Subject to all rules, regulations, and orders concerning inu1ance
and/or use of labels heretofore or hereafter prescribed by the Na-
tional Industrial Recovery Board, all members of the Ma tt press Cover,
Comfortable and Quilting Divisions of the Inildu~i'y shall affix to all
their products, official labels issued by the respective Divisional Com-
mittees, bearing thereon the N. R. A. in-ignia, this provision to be
(cffertive on such date, not later than 45 days after approval of this
Article, as the respective Divisional Commnittees may prescribe, pro-
viding all members of the respective Divi.iona shall be given due
notice of the aforesaid effective dalit by the respective Divisional
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