NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMIINISTRATION
CODE OF FAIR COM9PETITION
STORAGE EQUIPMENT AND
FILING SUPPLY INDUSTRY
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Approved Code No. 88--Amendment No. I
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AS APPROVED ON JUNE 15. 1934
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Approved Code No. 88--Amendment No. 1
AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
BUSINESS FURNITURE, STORAGE EQUIPMENT
A~ND FILING SUPPLY INDU~STR-Y
As Approved on June 15j, 1934
APPROV'INa AMESNDMIENT OF COCDE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE
BUSINESS FURNITURE, STORAGE EQUIPMENT AND FILING SUrror
An application having been duly madnte pursuant to and in full
compliance with the provisions of T'itle I, of t~he National Inidustrial
Recovery .et, approved June 16, 1933, for approval of an Amnend-
ment to a C~ode of Fair CompIetitionI fo~r thie Business Furnitulre,
Storage Equipmlentt and Filing Supply Industry, and hearings
having been duly held the~reon aind the annexed report o-n said
Amendment, conitainiigr finlding~s with respect thereto, having been
made and directed to the President:
NOWS, THEREFORE, on behalf of t~he Presidlent of t~he United
States, I, Hugh S. Johnson, Admninistrator for Industrial Recovery,
pursuant to authority vested in mIe by Excutive Ordlers of t~he
President, including Executive Order No. 6.543-A, dated Decembecr
30, 1933, and otherwise; do hereby incorporate, byS reference, saidl
annexed report andi do find that said Amiendment and the C'ode as
constituted after being amended comiply in all respects with th~e
pertinent provisions andc will promote the policy and pur~poses of
said Title of said Act, and do here~by order that said Amnendment
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,
Adm~in~isturtor fori Industrial Recoverey.
Approval recommended :
C. E. ADAMS,
June 15, 193!,.
REPORT TO THE PRESIDENTr
The WI~hite Houcse.
SIR: Pulrsuant to Articles XI and XII of the Clode of Fair Com-
petition for the Business Furniture, Storage Equipment and Filing
Supply Indust~ry, approved on November 4, 1933, the National Emer-
gency Comlmittee, the Code Authority for the above Industry, has
submitted a request for the amendment of Article II of the Basic
Codes for the purpose of listing the Industry Pr~oducts of the Fire
Resistive Safe and the Filing Sup~ply Industrieri. This Amnendment
will, upon the separate approval of the two prop~losed Supplemental
Codes, m~akeo possible thle specific application of the provisions of
said Basic Code to each of the new divisions.
A hearing on this Amnendmlent was condluctedl in Washington on
December 20, 1933 and every person who requested an appearance
was pr'operly heard in necordannce with statutoryS andl regulatory
The Depurty Administrator in his final report to me on said
Amlendme~nt to saidl Code hlavinga found as herein set forth and on
the basis of all the proceedings in this matter:
I find that:
(a) Th~e. Amendment to said Code and the Cxloe as amended are
well designed to promote the! policies and purposes of Title I of
the National Industrial Recovery Act includling the removal of
obstructions to the free flow of interstate and foreign commerce
which tendt to diminish the amount thereof, and will provide for the
general welfare by promloting the organization of industry for the
purpose of" cooperative action among trade groups, by inducing and
maintaining unitedl action of labor and management under adequate
governmental sanction anld supervision, by eluminatmng unfair com-
petitive practices, by p~romotingi the fullest possible utilization of the
present p'roductive capacity of industries, by avoiding ulndue restric-
ton of production (except as mnay be temporarily required), by in-
creasing the consumption of inidustrial and agriculltural products
through increasing purchasing power, by reducing and relieving un-
employmnent, by imnprovmg~r standards of latbor, and by o~therwise
(b) The Coder as: amclnd~ed complies in all resp~c~ts with the
plertinent provisions of said Title of said Act, including without
limitation Subsection (a) of Sectioni 3, Subsection (a) of Section 7
and Sulbsectio~n (b) of Sec~tion 10 thereof.
(c) "Thle Colie empllowers the Code Autho~it~y to present the afore-
said Amndmec~ntltl on1 behalf of the Indus~rtry as a whole.
(d) The Amllendmcntt and the 'codle ns /m~ended~ are not. designed
to and wdil noit pcrmnit molrnopolies or mioniopolistic practices.
(e) The Amendment and the Ciode as amended are not designed to
and will not eliminate or oppress small enterprises and will not
operate to discrinunate against them.
(f) Those engaged in other steps of the economic process have
not been dleprived of the! right to be heard prior t~o approval of
For these reasons, therefore, this Amendment has been approved.
HUGH S. JoHNSON,
JUNE 15, 19341.
AMlENDMhlENT TO0 CODE OF FAI[R COMPETITION FOR
THE~ BUS'INEiSS FURNITURE, STORAGE EQUIPMENT
AND FILING SUPPLY' INDUSTrRY
Article IIT of the Ba~sic Clode is amnendled by the addition of the
followfingf twfo divisions, wijth their respectivre industry products, to
thie fo~r alrePady included under t-he hecading, The Divisions hereby
established are as follows: ".
Fire Resistive Safe Division:
Fir~e resist ive sa fesi.
Record, and- storage safes.
VaHult doors (except B~ank and Security Vault Doors).
Insu~lated record desks.
Insulated filing cabinets.
Insulated~ trays and containers.
Burrgrlary all robbery r~esistive3 chests andl lockers.
Filing ,Sup ~y Division:
Indrex Cards andI Record Card forms.
Vertical and enrd index cruldes and indexes.
Filing folders, not hlandfolded and expanding, and with open
Celluloid indecx tab st~rips.
Approvecd Code No. 8 -Amendment No. 1.
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