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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
"MEN'S NECKWEAR INDUSTRY
AS APPROVED ON NOVEMBER 24, 1934
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Approved Code No. 363-Amendment No. 5
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
MEN'S NECKWEAR INDUSTRY
As Approved on November 24, 1934
APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE MEN'S
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 Men's Neckwear In-
dustry, and hearings having been duly held thereon and the annexed
report on said amendment, containing findings with respect thereto,
having been made and directed to the President:
NOW, THEREFORE, on behalf of the President of the United
States, the National Industrial Recovery Board, pursuant to au-
thority 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 policy 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 Code in its entirety as amended.
NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY BOARD,
By W. A. HARRIMAN, Administrative Officer.
PRENTISS L. COONLEY,
Acting Division Administrator.
WASHINGTON, D. C.,
November 2l, 1934.
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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT
The White House.
Sin: A Public Hearing on an amendment to the Code of Fair Com-
petition for the Men's Neckwear Industry, submitted by the Code
Authority for the Men's Neckwear Industry, located at 432 Fourth
Avenue, New York, New York, was conducted in Washington on
October 12, 1934, in accordance with the provisions of the National
Industrial Recovery Act.
The amendment authorizes the Code Authority, upon approval by
the Administrator of its proposed certificates of incorporation and
by-laws, to incorporate under the laws of any state of the United
States or of the District of Columbia, said corporation to be known as
the Men's Neckwear Code Authority, Incorporated.
The Deputy Administrator in his final report to the National In-
dustrial Recovery Board on said amendment to said Code having
found as herein set forth and on the basis of all the proceedings in
We find 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 general
welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose
of cooperative action among trade groups, by inducing and main-
taining united action of labor and management 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 the industries, by avoiding undue
restriction of production (except as may be temporarily required),
by increasing the consumption of industrial and agricultural prod-
ucts through increasing purchasing power, by reducing and relieving
unemployment, by improving standards of labor, and by otherwise
(b) The Code as amended complies in all respects with the per-
tinent provisions of said Title of said Act, including without limi-
tation 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 industry 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 economic process have not
been deprived of the right to be heard prior to approval of said
For the National Industrial Recovery Board:
W. A. HARRIMAN,
NOVEMBER 24. 1934.
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE MEN'S NECKWEAR INDUSTRY
Amend Article V by adding thereto immediately following Sec-
tion 10, the following new section to be designated as Section 11,
"the Code Authority may, upon submission to and approval by the
Administrator of its proposed Certificate of Incorporation and
By-Laws, incorporate under the laws of any state of the United
States or of the District of Columbia, such corporation to be known
as the Men's Neckwear Code Authority, Incorporated. The powers,
objects and purposes of said corporation shall in all respects be
limited to the powers, objects and purposes of Men's Neckwear Code
Authority as provided in this Code and the existence of such cor-
poration shall be during the term of this Code."
Approved Code No. 363-Amendment No. 5.
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