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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
AS APPROVED ON APRIL 1, 1935
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Approved Code No. 214-Amendment No. 2
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
SLIT FABRIC MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
As Approved on April 1, 1935
APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE SLIT
FABRIC MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
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 a Code of Fair Competition for the Slit Fabric Manufac-
turing Industry and a Notice of Opportunity to File Objections being
S issued simultaneously with this recommendation, and the annexed
report on said amendment containing findings with respect thereto
having been made and directed to the President;
NOW, THEREFORE, in behalf of the President of the United
States, the National Industrial Recovery Board, pursuant to author-
ity vested in it by Executive Orders of the President, including
Executive Order No. 6859, dated September 27, 1934 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 policies and purposes of said Title of said Act,
and does hereby order that said amendment be and it is hereby
approved and that the previous approval of said Code is hereby
modified to include an approval of said amendment to take effect
twenty (20) days from the date hereof, unless good cause to the
contrary be shown to the National Industrial Recovery Board before
that time and the National Industrial Recovery Board issues a
subsequent order to that effect.
NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY BOARD,
By W. A. HARRIMAN, Administrative Officer.
PRENTISS L. COONLEY,
WASHINGTON, D. C.,
April 1, 1935.
REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT
The White House.
SIR: The Code Authority for the Slit Fabric Manufacturing In-
dustry submitted a proposed amendment of the Code of Fair Com-
petition for the Slit Fabric Manufacturing Industry.
As this amendment is in accordance with standard form and con-
sistent with the policies of the Administration, a Public Hearing
was considered unnecessary and in lieu of the Public Hearing, the
Order approving said amendment makes the approval and the
amendment effective twenty days from the date of the signing of the
Order, unless good cause to the contrary is shown prior to that time.
A Notice of Opportunity to File Objections will be issued simultane-
ously with the approval of this amendment.
This amendment is to the effect that nothing contained in the Code
shall constitute members of the Code Authority partners for any
The Deputy Administrator in his final report to the National
Industrial Recovery Board on said amendment to said Code, having
found as herein set forth and on the basis of all proceedings in this
The National Industrial Recovery Board finds that:
(a) The Amendment to said Code and the Code as amended are
well designed to promote the policies and purposes of Title 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 the amount thereof, and will provide for the purpose of
cooperative action of labor and management under adequate govern-
mental sanctions and supervision, by eliminating unfair competitive
practices, by promoting the fullest possible utilization of the present
productive capacity of industries, by avoiding undue restriction of
production (except as may be temporarily required), by increasing
the consumption of industrial and agricultural products through in-
creasing purchasing power, by reducing and relieving unemployment,
by improving standards of labor, and by otherwise rehabilitating
(b) The Code as amended complies in all respects with the per-
tinent 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 amendment and the Code as amended are not designed
to and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic practices.
(d) 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.
(e) Those engaged in other steps of the economic process have not
been deprived of the right to be heard prior to the effective date of
For these reasons this amendment has been approved.
For the National Industrial Recovery Board:
W. A. HARRIMAN,
APRIL 1, 1935.
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE SLIT FABRIC MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
Article VI is amended by the addition of a new Section 7 which
reads as follows:
Nothing contained in this Code shall constitute the members of
the Code Authority partners for any purpose. Nor shall any member
of the Code Authority be liable in any manner to anyone for any
act of any other member, officer, agent or employee of the Code
Authority. Nor shall any member of the Code Authority, exercis-
ing reasonable diligence in the conduct of his duties hereunder, be
liable to anyone for any action or omission to act under this Code
except for his own wilful malfeasance, misfeasance or non-feasance.
Approved Code No. 214-Amendment No. 2.
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