NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
AS APPROVED ON AUGUST 31, 1934
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Approved Code No. 322-Amendment No. 1
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
EARTHENWARE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
As Approved on August 31, 1934
APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE
EARTHENWARE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
An application having been duly made pursuant. to and in full
compliance with the provisions of Title I of the National Indus-
trial Recovery Act, approved June 16, 1933, for approval of an
amendment to a Code of Fair Competition for the Earthenware
Manufacturing Industry 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
NOW, THEREFORE, 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
President, including Executive Order No. 6543-A, dated December
30, 1933, and otherwise; do hereby incorporate, by reference, said
annexed report and do 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 do 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.
HUGH S. JOHNSON,
Administrator for Industrial Recovery.
C. E. ADAMS,
August 31, 1934.
REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT
The White House.
SrR: An Opportunity to be Heard on an amendment to the Code
of Fair Competition for the Earthenware Mannfacturing Indistry,
submitted by the Code Authority for that Industry, in accordance
with the provisions of th-e National Industrial Recovery Act, has
been afforded to all parties at interest.
The amendment is to provide for Compulsory Assessments for
the expenses of the Maintenance of the Code Authority.
The Deputy Administrator in his final report to me on said
amendment to s:i'l Code having found as herein set forth and on
the basis of all the proceedings in thi, matt-r;
I find that:
(a) The amendment to said Cod2, and the Code as amended are
well designed to promote the policies and purposes of Title I of
the National Indusiriial Recovery Act including the removal of
obstructions 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 anong trade groups by inducing
ind maintaining united action of labor and management under
adequate governmental sancti, n and supervision, by eliminating
unfair competitive practices, by promoting the fullest possible
utilization of the present productive capacity of industries, by avoid-
ing undue restrictions of prKoduction (except as may be temporarily
required), by iiicreasing the consumption of industrial and agri-
cultural products through increasing purchasing power, by reducing
and relieving unemployment, by improving standards of labor and
by otherwise rehabilitating industry.
(b) The Code as amended complies in all respects with the per-
tinent provisions of said Title of said Act, including without limita-
tion Su!b-ection (a) of Section 3. Sub-section (a) of Section 7 and
Sub-section (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
HuaH S. JOHNSON,
Aousur 31, 1934.
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE EARTHENWARE MANUFACTURING INDUSTRY
The Code of Fair Competition for the Earthenware Manufac-
turing Industry shall be modified by deleting Section 7 of Article
VI, and by deleting subsections (f) and (g) Section 9, Article VI;
and by changing subsection (h) of Section 9, Article VI to subsec-
tion (f); and by changing Section 8 of Article VI to Section 7; and
by changing Section 9 of Article VI to Section 8; and by changing
the second Section 9 of Article VI (Which Section appears im-
mediately preceding Article VII in the printed Code) to Section 10;
and by inserting the following as Section 9:
1. It being found necessary in order to support the administration
of this Code and to maintain the standards of fair competition
established hereunder and to effectuate the policy of the Act, the
Code Authority is authorized:
(a) To incur such reasonable obligations as are necessary and
proper for the foregoing purposes, and to meet such obligations
out. of funds which may be raised as hereinafter provided and which
shall be held in trust for the purposes of the Code.
(b) To submit to the Administrator for his approval, subject to
such notice and opportunity to be heard as he may deem necessary
(1) an itemized budget of its estimated expenses for the foregoing
purposes, and (2) an equitable basis upon which the funds necessary
to support such budget shall be contributed by members of the
(c) After such budget and basis of contribution have been ap-
proved by the Administrator, to determine and obtain equitable con-
tribution as above set forth by all members of the industry and to
that end, if necessary, to institute legal proceedings therefore in its
2. Each member of the industry shall pay his or its equitable con-
tribution to the expenses of the maintenance of the Code Authority,
determined a, hereinabove provided, and subject to rules and regu-
lations pertaining thereto issued by the Administrator. Only mem-
bers of the industry complying with the Code and contributing to
the expenses of its administration as hereinabove provided, shall be
entitled to participate in the selection of the members of the Code
Authority or to receive the benefits of any of its voluntary activities
or to make use of any emblem or insignia of the Natiofial Recovery
3. The Code Authority shall neither incur nor pay any obligation
substantially in excess of the amount thereof as estimated in its ap-
proved budget, and shall in no event exceed the total amount con-
tained in the approved budget except upon approval of the Ad-
ministrator, and no subsequent budget shall contain any deficiency
item for expenditures in excess of prior budget estimates except
those which the Administrator shall have so approved.
4. Failure on the part of any member of the industry to contribute
his or its equitable contribution to the expenses of maintaining the
Code Authority, determined as hereinabove provided, shall be a
violation of this Code subject however to rules and regulations issued
by the Administrator which pertain hereto.
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