NAI'TIONjAL RECOV'ERYI ADMI~INISTRATION
CODE: OF FA]IR COMPETITION
RETAIL LUMBER, LUMBER PRODUCTS
]BUILDING~d MATERIALS AND
BUILDING SPECIALTIES TRADE
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Approved Code No. 33--Ainendanent No. 4
Regiistry No. 313--04
AS APPROVED ON DECEMBSER 13, 19341
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DISTRICT OFFICES OF THIE DEPARTMENT OF COMMQIERCE
Atlanta, Ga.: 504~ Post Office Building.
Birminghram, Ala.: 257 Federal Building.
Boston, i~ll~. .: 1801 Customhouse.
Buffallo, N. Y.: Chamber of Commlerce Building.
Charleston, S. C.: Chamber of Conunerce B~uildingo.
Chicago, Ill.: Suite 1706f, 201 North Wells ~Street.
Cleveland, Ohio: Chamber of Commerce.
Dallas, Trex.: Chamber of Commerce Buildiingr.
Detroit, Mich.: 801 First National Bank Building.
H~ouston, Texr.: Chlamlber' of Commerce Building.
Indianapolis, Ind.: Chamber of Commerce Building.
Jacktsonville, Fla.: (rhamberc of Conunerce Buildingr.
Kiansas City, M~o.: 1028 Batltimore Avenue.
Ltos Angeles, Calif.: 1163 South Broadway.
Louisv-ille, Kiy.: -WIS~ Feder'al Building.
Memphili, 'Tenn. : 229 Fetsderal Building.
Minneapolis, Mlinn.: 213 Fejderal Buibilling.
New Orleans, La.: Room 225-A, Custombouse.
N'ew Yorki, N. Y.: 734 Customhouse.
Norfolk, Va.: 406 Eust Plume Street.
Philadlelphia, Pa.: 422 Commercial Trust Building.
Pittsburgh, Pa.: Chamber of Commerce Building.
Portla nd, Oreg.: 215 Newv Post Offce Building.
St. Louis, Mo.: 500 Olive Street.
San Francisco, Calif.: 310 Custombouse.
Seattle, Wash.: 809 Federal Office Bulblilng.
Approved Code No. 33--Amendment NVo. 4
AMVENVDM~ENT TO4 CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
RPETAIL; LU-MBER, LUMBER PRODUCTS, BUILD-
I[NG MA~iTER]IIALS AND ~BUILDIINJG SPEC'IALTE1~S
Ahs Appr~oved on December 1_3, 1934
A.rtr\arSo. AM~ENDMIENT OF CO)DE OF TiAIR, CtO.11PEiTIT-ION Ftrn THIE RE-
'rAIL LIJRnEn, L~TEBRr PRODUICTS, BUILDINf MAATERIALS ANID fjO~LD-
ISa SPEC'IALTIES TRADE
Anu applicationl having~ been duly madle pursuant to and in full
com~lplinlcle with thne provisions of Title I of the National Incudr~-ial
Recovery A~t, a-pproved June 16, 193:3, for approval of an ured
m~ent to the Code of Fair Comnpetition for the Retalil L~umber,
Lumiber' Products, B~uilding Ma~terials and Buildiing Speciaties
Trade. and anl opportunity to ber heard thiereon hlav-ingy been given,
and1~ thet annexedl replort onl said amenlmenlt co~ntaining- findtingrs wsith
respec~t thereto havinga been made andt directed. to the Pres~idenlt:
NOW. TH)-ERiEFOjREI~, on behallf of the Presidecnt of the UnTedllc
States~, th~e NaltionalI Industrial Recoveryl Boardl, pursuant to au-
thorlity vetstedl in it by ExscutivJe Orders~c of the Presiden~t. includ~l-ing
Eseclutive Order N~o. 0850~c, datedl Septelb r f2'7, 1934, andt o.thecrwise;
doels herebyS incorIporate by r~eferecnce, saidl unnexedcl repo~rt and does
findi that said amendment and th~e Code as constitutedc after being
amendedlc~ c~omplly in, all respects w;5ith. the? p~ertinen povsisan
will promollcte the policy and purllposes of said Title of adAt n
doesC herebyJ! ordrcl thlat said amelndmencrt be! and it is here'~by' approved,'i ,
and~ thant the pre~viouls approval of said Code is hereby~3 amend~lted to
iw-~lude an approval of said Code in its entirety as amelndled.
NAi,\-ox.u, IwucaTnr.r iFst-l-n RECOVRY 8.1
B~y W7i. A. H.iRnnmu.1, Aldmlinistl~~rativ Oftficer.
Approv'J\al re~commnend ed:l
Hunt C. CA~RR.
A ctingl Dliviscion Admin, listr~alor.
W.1AsmSCTOS, D. C.,
Decembel/r 13, 194j,.
110?W3J8-35-T-3 ( 11)
REPORT TO THIE PRESIDENT
Th~e Wli~te Hlouse.
Smn: An application has been duly made pursuant to and in full
compliance with the provisions of the National In~dustrial Rtecovery
Act for an amnendmenmt to the Code of Fair Competition for the Re-
tail Lumber, Lumlber Products, Building Materials and Building
Spcia~lties Trade, submitted by the Retail Lumber and Buildingo
MJaterial Code Authlority.
The purpose and effect of the amendmenl~lli~ t are to authorize the
Code Authority to elect one additional member at large to the alfore-
said. Code Aulthorityv and two additional members to the Executive
Committee of the aforesaid Code Authority.
The Deputy Administrator in his final report to the National
Industrial jRecovery Board on said amendmenrlt~ to said Code having
found. as herein set forth and on the basis of all the proceedlingrs in
It finds that:
(a) The amnendmlent to said Code and th~e Code as amended are
well clesigned~l to p~romnote the policies and purposes of Title I of
the National Industitrl Recovery Act including th-e removal of ob-
structions to the free flow of interstate and foreign commerce which
tend to diminish the amount thereof, and will provide for the g~en-
eral welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the pur-
pose of cooperative action of labor and manlnagement!~ under adequatent
governmental sanction and supervision, by eliminating unfair comi-
p::titive! practices, by promoting thle fullest possible utilization of
the pr'esent pirodct~:ivel: cupneiity of the industries, b~y avoiding undue
restriction of production (except as may be temporarily requiredl),
by~ increasingr the consumptionltio of industrial and agricultural p~rod-
ucts through inl.lCreaing~ purchasing power, by reducing and reliev-
ingf unemp~loyment, bly imlproving standards of labor, and by othler
wise rehabilitating industry.
(b) The Code as amended complies in all repc~icts with the per~ti-
nent provisions of said Title of said Act, including without limnitaz-
tion Subsection (a) of Section 3, Subsection (al) of Section 7 and
Subsection (b) of Section 10 thereof.
(c) The Code empow-ers the Code Authority to present the afore-
said amendment on behalf of the Trade as a wh~ole.
(dl) The nIinendinenr~lt and the Code as amnlcl edl l are not designed
to and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic p~rae~ices.,
(e) The amnendlment and the Code as amended are not desiigne'd to
and will not eliminate or oppress small enterprises and will not
operate to diiscriminate against them.
(f) Tlhose engaged in other steps of th~e economic proccess h~av
not b~een dlepr~ivedc of t~he right to b~e heard prior to approval of a~id
For these reasonsc~,ll this amendment has been approved.
For th~e National Indus~ltrial R~corvery Board:
W.Y A. HFamusan~,,
D)ECEMBIER 13 1931. $/~-&Fh.cOcr
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR TH-E
RETAIL LUMrBEIR, LUMB11ER PRODUCTS, BUILDING
MATERIALS AND> BUIILDINUG SPECIALTIES TRADE
Article VII, Section 1, p~aragaraph 1, line 9, strike out the w7ord
" two "~ and substitute therefore the word "L t-hree.")
Article VII, Section 5, paragraph 1, line 2, strike out the word
"Cfive (5) and subsiititut therefore thle word seven (7)."
Approved Code No. 33-A-~mendment No. 4.
Registry No. 313-04.
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