NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION
AMEN DM ENT TO
CODE OF FAIR COM~PETITION
SHOE LAST ANID SHO3E FORM:
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Approved Code No. 405--Amendment No. I
Registry No. 322--01
AS APPROVED ON OCTOBER 26, 1934L
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Approved Code No. 405--Amendment NPio. 1
AM~ENDMEL~NT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
SHAOE LA~ST ANID SHOE FOR~M INDUSTRIES
As Approved onl Ocltober 26, 1934
~ArrnRovro AM~ENDMIENT OF CODE~ OF IiAIR COMlPETITIION FOR THTE SnonE
LAST AND SIOIE FORMI INDUSTRIES
Atn application having been duly made pursuant to and in full
compliance with the provisions of Title I of the ~National Industrial
Recovery Aict;, approved. June 16, 1933, for approval of an am~end-
ment to the Code of Fair Competition for the Shoe Last and Shoe
Form Indlustries, and due consideration having been given thereon
and the annexed report on said amendment, containing findings with
respect thereto, having been, made and directed to the President:
NOWB, TH-IEREFORE, on behalf of the President of the United
States, the National Industrial Recovery Board, pursuant to author-
ity vested in it by~ Executive Orders of thne President, including
Executive Order No. 6859, and otherwise, does hereby incorporate
by reference said anlnexedl report and does find that said code comn-
plies in all respects with the pertinent provisions and will promote
te policies and purposes of caid7 Title of said Act; and does he~rebly
order that said amendment be and it is hereby approved; and that
the previous approval of said Code is hereby amenfnded to include
an approval of said Code in its entirety as amended, such approval
and such amenndmelnt to take effect ten (10) days from the date
hereof, unless good cause to the contrary is shown to the said Board
before that time and the Board issues a subsequent Order to that
NATIONAL INSDUSTr.;IAL RECOV,\ERY BOARD,
By G. A. LPNcII, Adm~inistrative Of)Eicer.
Approval recommended :
W. P. ELu~s,
Acting DL;idsion A dm1i isr flator.
WsmoBIIroxi,X D. C.,
October 20C, 19g34G.
93648 *---1244-103---34 I
REPORT TO THEfE PRESIDENT
T'he WThite House.
SIR : This is a report on an amendment to the Code of Fair Com-
petition for thle Shoe Last and Shoe Form Industries, which has
been submitted in accordance with Exnecutive Order No. 66~78.
This amendment enables thie Code Authority to incur such reason-
able obligations as are necessary to support the administration of
the code and to maintain the standards of fair competition estab-
lished by this code. It also enables the Code ~Authorit~y to submit
an itemized budget, and an, equitable basis upon which the funds
necessary to support such budget shall be contributed by the memb-
berss of th~e industry. Such contributions are made mandatory by
The Deputy Administrator inl his final r~epor~t to us on. said amend-
ment of said code having found as herein-set forth and onl the basis
ofP all the proceedings in this matter:
Wr1e find that:
(a) The amendment of said code anld the code as amended are
w~ell designed to promote the policies and purposes of TIitle I of the
National Industrial Recovery Act including the removal of obstruc-
tions to the free flow of interstate and foreign commerce which tend
to diminish th~e amount thereof, and will provide for the general
welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose
of cooperative action among trade groups byr inducing and main-
taining united action of labor and maznagecment under adequate gov-
ernmental sanction and supervision, by eliminating unfair competi-
tive practices, by promoting the fullest possible utilization of the
present productive capacity of industries, by avoiding undue restric-
tion of production (except as may be temporarily: required), by in-
creasing~ the consumption of industrial and agricultural products
through increasing purchasing power, by reducing and relieving
unemplooyment, by improving standards of labor, anrd by otherwise
(b) The Code as amended complies in all respects with the perti-
nent provisions of said Title? of said Act, including without limzitat-
tion sub-section (a) of Section 3, sub-section (a) of Section 7 and
sub-section (b) of Section 10 thereof.
(c) The amendment and t~he code as amndnned are not dlesignedl
to and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic practices.
(d) The amendment and the code as ameltnded~i are not designed to
and will not eliminate or oppress small enterpr,1ises and will not
operate to discriminate against thetm.
(e) Those engaged in other steps of the economic process have not
been deprived of the right to be heard prior to approval of said
For these reasons this amendment has been approved.
F~or the ~National Industrial Recovery Board:
G. A. LYoNC,
OCTOBER EC), 1934.
AMENDMZENT ?TO COD)E: OF FAIR COM~lPETITION FORi
THE SHOE LAST` ANDJI SHOE FORM INDUSTRIES
Amnlrd Article VI, A, Section. 6, by deleting the present text and
substituting in lieu thereof the follow in :
Section 6 (a) It being found necessarily in border to support the
;admninistration of this code and to ma~intain the standards of fair
competition estab~lishedt hlereu~lnder~ and to effeictuate the p~olicy of thle
Act, the Code Authority or any Administrative Agency olPeratingr
under a Supplementary Code is authlorizedc:
(1) To' incur such reaso~nab~le obligations as are necessary and
p~roperjl for t~he folrregin~ plrp)o eS, and to meet such obligantionsi outr
of funds which may be raised as hereinafter provided anrd whichl
shall be held in trust for th~e p~urposes~' of the Code;
(2) To submit to the National Industrial Rtecovery Board for its
approval, ?jub.ject to such. notice and opportunity to be heard as it
may deem ne~cessary (1) an itemized budget of its e~stimalfted expenses
for the foregomng purp'l oses, and (2) an. equitable basis upon whlich
the funds necelssary to support such budget shall be contributed byT
members of the industry;
(3) After such budlget~ and basis of contribution have been ap-
prove\d by the N)Iational Industrial Recov~ery Board to determine and
obtain equitable contribution as above set forth by all mefnbers of
the industry, and to that endl, if necessary, to institute legal pro-
ceedings therefore in its own name.
(b) Each member of the Industry shall pay his or its equitab~le
c~nt~ributio- n to the1 expenses of the maintenance of the Code ALjuthor-
ity, or Administrative Agency, dleter~mined as hereinabove pro~-
vided, and subject to rules and regulations pertaining thereto is-
sued b~y the N~ational Industrial Recovery Board. Only members of
the industry complying' with the code and contributing to the ex-
penses of its administration as hereinabove provided, unless duly
exem-pted from making such c~ontr~ibultions,; shall be entitled to par-
ticipa"te in the selection. of members of the Code Authority, or ~A~dmin-
istrattive Agerncy, or to receive the benefits of any of its -voluntaryI
activities or to make use of any em~bleml or ins~ignia of the National
(c) The Code Auth~ority, or A~dministrative Atgency shall neither
incur nor payT any obligation sulbstantill~y in ecsless of the amount
the~~reof as esitimatedc in its approvedt~' budget, and shall in no event
exsceed~ the total amlount contained in the approv\edl budgett, except
upon approval of the Na~tio~nal I~ndus~trial Recovery Board; and no
subs~eque~nt budg~~et shall contain any defcicincy item. for exrpend~itur~es
in exc~ess of prior budget estimates except those wrchich the said Bon rd
shall have so approveder.
(d) N;othing~r in the for~egroingr parag~ra~phs shanll prohlib~it the Code
A~uthrority from requesting voluntary contr~ibutionsE from any Adlmin-
i~strative Agecncyy to cover services of the Code Authority ~Secretary
and Treasurer p~roprclly chargeable to said Adminlistr~ati-ve Agency3.
Applrov\ed Code No. 405--ALme~ndmlent No. 1.
Registry No. 322--01.
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