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Registry No. 1011--05
NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
READY MWIXED CONCRETE
AS APPROVED ON JULY II, 1934
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
1262~ ~~ 088 .88 ._nendment No. 1
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Approved Code No. 311-Amendment No. 1
AMVIENDMVIENIT TO CODE: OF FAIR COMPETITION
REt~ADYli MIXIIED CONIICRETIIE INDUSTRY
As3 Approved on July 11, 1934
ArrnRovINo AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THLE READY
MiIXED CONCRET INDUSTRY
An application having been duly made by the Code A~uthority for
the Ready M~ixed Concrete Industry under the provisions of Section 2
o~f Article VTII[I of the Code of Fair Competition for the Ready
Mixed Concrete Industry for approval of amendment to said Cod~e
and annexed report on said amendment, containing findings with
respect thereto, having been made and directed to the President:
NOWV TH-IEREFORE, on behalf of the President of the United
States, I, Hugh S. Johnson, Administrator for Industrial Recovery,
pursuant to authority vested in me by Executive Orders of the Pres-
ident, including Executive Order No. 6543-A, dated December 30,
1~933, and otherwise; do hereby incorporate by reference, said an-
nexed report and do ~find that said arnltlcendaen and the Code as con-
stituted after being amended comply in all respects with the pertinent
provisions and will promnot~e the policy and purposes of said Title of
said Act, and do hereby order that said amendment be and it is
hlereby approved, and that the previous approval of said Code is
hereby modified to include an approval of said Code in its entirety as
amended, such approval and such: amendment to take effect ten (10)
days from the late hereof, unless good cause to the contrary is shown
to the Administrator before that time and the Administrator issues
a sutbseqiuent order to that effect.
HUan S. JoHNson,
Administrator for Indu~lstrial: Recovery.
Atpprovral recommended :
BARToN WV. Mrc nr r,
D~izisionl. A dnu'ist ~lraor.
July 11, 1935
73193'-S--294-1 ----341 (1)
REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT
The W~hite Houe.r
Sm: An application has been duly made pursuant to and in full
compliance with the provisions of the. National Industrial Recovery
Act, for an amendment to the Code of Fair Competition for the
Ready M~ixed Concr~ete Industry, submitted by the Code Authority
for the Ready M~ixed Concrete Industry.
The purpose andi effect of the amendment are to authorize the
Code Authority to submit a budget and method of assessment upon
which funds shall be contributed by member of the Industry.
The Deputy Aidministrator in his final report to me on said
amendment to said Code having found as herein set forth and on
the basis of all thle proceedings in this matter:
(a) The amnendmeiint to saidl Code and t.he Code as amended are
well designed to p~romote the policies and purposes of Title I: of the
National Indlustrial Recove~ry Act including the removanl of obstruc-
tions to the free flow of inter~state and foreign commerce which tend
to diminish the amount thereof, and will provide for the general
welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose
of cooperative action of labor and management under adequate gov-
er~nmental sanction andl supervision, by chiminatmng unfair competi-
tive practices, by promoting the fullest possible utilization of the
present p~roductive capacity of the industries, by avoiding undue
restrictions of production (except as miay be temporarily required),
byT inlcreasing the consumiption of industrial and agricultural prod-
ucts throughrl increasing pulrchasingr powe~r_ by reducring andl relieving
unemlploymnent, by improving standards of labor, and by otherwise
(b) The Code as amended complies in all respects with the perti-
nent provision of said Title of said Act, includ-ing without limitation
Subsec~tion (a) of Section 3, Subsection (a) of Section 7 and Sub-
section (b) of Section 10 ther~eof.
(c) The Amiendment and~ thte Code as amended are not designed
to and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic practices.
(d) The Amnendmnent and t~he Codee as amended are not designed
to and will not eliminate or oppress small enterprises and w~ill not
operate to dliscriminate against them.
(e) Those engaged in other -steps of the economic pr~oc~ess have not
been deprived of the right to be heard prior to approval of said
F~or these reasons, therefore, I have approved this Amendment.
HUGH S. JHNuson,
Jar 11 13I--Administrator.
fOD)IFICATI[ONf OFi CODE OF" FAIR COMIIPETITION FOR
THE: READY MIXED CONCRETE INDUSTRY
Amend Aticle VI by eliminating Section 7 andl sub ~tituting~ the
following in lieu thereof:
SECTION 7. (a) It being found necessary in order to sport the
administration of this code and to maintain the standlars of fair
competitlonl establishiedl hereunder and to effect uate the policy of the
Act, the Code Authority is authorized:
1. To incur such. reasonabllle obligations as are necessary and
proper for the foregoing purposes, and to meet such ol~lblgtions
out of funds which1 maly be raised as hereinafter provided and which
shall be held. in trust for the p~urpo':ses of the Code;
2. To submit to the Admninistrantor for his approval, subject to
such notice and opportunity to be heard as hie may deemI1 necessary
(a)' an itemizedl budget of its estimanted- expenses for the for:e comg
purposes, and (b) an equitable basis upon which the funds nces-
sary to support such budget halnl be co~ntributedl by members of
3. After such budget and basis of contribution have been. ap-
proved by the Adm ni nistratoic.r, to de~ter~minle and obtain equlli t able
contribution as above set forth by all members~l.- of thre indlustry-, and
to that, end, if necessary, to institute legal pr~ocieedingsr therefor in
its own name.
(b) Each~ mem~llber of the industry shall pay his or its equitable
contributions to the expenses of the maintenance of the Codle Au-
thorit~y, deter~mined as hetre~inab~ove provided~~ and subject to rules
a~nd regulations pertaining thereto issued by the Administrator.
Onl~y members of the indu~stryS comnplying with the Code and con-
tr~ibutingr to the expenlses of its admlinis.~trationI as hereinabove pro-
v8ided7, shall be entitled to participate in the selection of membelrs~l~
of the Code ACSuthority or to r~c~eivet the benefits of any of its voclun-
tary activities or to makle use of any e~mblem-~ or in -~Iiga of the~
:NationalI Recovery Admninist rat ion.
(c) The Code Authority shall neither incur nor pay any obliga-
tion. in excess of the amoulnt thereof as estimated in its approved
budget, except upon. approval of th~e Administrator; and no sub-
sequent budget shall contain any deficiency item for expenditures in
excess of prior budget estimates except those which the Administra-
tor shall have so approvedl.
Approved C'ode No. 311-Amren~dment No. 1.
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