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Amendment to code of fair competition for the cotton textile industry

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Amendment to code of fair competition for the cotton textile industry as approved on July 6, 1934
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Cotton textile industry
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"Registry No. 299-25."
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"Approved Code No. 1--Amendment No. 6."

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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION




AMENDMENT TO

CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION

FOR THE


COTTON TEXTILE INDUSTRY


AS APPROVED ON JULY 6, 1934


WE DO OUR PART


UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
WASHINGTON: 1934


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Approved Code No. 1-Amendment No. 6


Registry No. 299-25























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Approved Code No. 1-Amendment No. 6


AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

COTTON TEXTILE INDUSTRY

As Approved on July 6, 1934


ORDER

MODIFICATION OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE COTTON TEXTILE
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 Cotton Textile Industry
and opportunity to file objections thereon having been duly afforded
to all interested parties 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, 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.
Approval recommended:
ROBERT L. HOUSTON,
Division Administrator.
WASHINGTON, D.C.,
July 6, 1934.
7243"--829-26---34 (1)












REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT


The PRESIDENT,
The lWhite Homise.
Sin: I have the honor to submit herewith an amendment to the
Code of Fair Competition for the Cotton Textile Industry. The
amendment, which is attached, was presented by the Code Authority.
Notice of opportunity to file objections to this amendment was
given and no objections were received.
The amendment provides that that portion of Section 2, relative
to employees in the Industry who are partially incapacitated by
reason df age and who shall receive not less than a stipulated amount
of the minimum wage in the Code, and further that such number of
employees shall not exceed a stipulated percentage of the total of
the number of employees in the plant, shall be stricken out, and that
the Executive Order of February 17, 1934 be inserted.
FINDINGS

The Deputy Administrator in his final report to me on said amend-
ment to said Code having found as herein set forth and on the basis
of all proceedings in this matter:
I 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 wel-
fare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose of
cooperative action among trade groups, by inducing and maintaining
united action of labor and management under adequate governmental
sanction 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 consump-
tion of industrial and agricultural products through increasing pur-
chasing power, by reducing and relieving unemployment, by im-
proving standards of labor, and by otherwise rehabilitating industry.
(b) The Code as amerned complies in all respects with the
pertinent provisions of said Title of Said Act, including without
limitation Subsection (a) of Section 3, Subsection (a) of Section
7 and Subsection (b) of Section 10 thereof.
(c) The Code Authority is empowered to present the aforesaid
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 amendment.
For the above reasons this amendment has been approved by me.
Respectfully,
HUGH S. JOHNSON,
Administrator.
JurL 6, 1934.













AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE
COTTON TEXTILE INDUSTRY

That the portion of Section II of the Code reading as follows:
In the case of employees in the Industry who are partially
incapacitated by reason of age, injury, incompetency or infirmity
the minimum wage shall not be less than 80% of the standard
minimum wage hereinabove set. forth, provided that such em-
ployees employed by any one employer shall not exceed 4% of
the total number of his employees, and further that as a condi-
tion to the employment of such employees the Cotton Textile
National Industrial Relations Board may require such certificate
as it may find advisable with relation thereto,"
shall be stricken out and that the following be substituted in lieu
thereof:
"An employee whose earning capacity is limited because of
age, physical or mental handicap, or other infirmity, may be em-
ployed on light work at. a wage below the standard minimum
hereinabove set forth, if the employer obtains from the state
authority, designated by the United States Department of Labor,
a certificate authorizing such employee's employment at such
wages and for such hours as shall be stated in the certificate.
Each employer shall file monthly with The Cotton-Textile In-
stitute, Inc., as agent, of the Cotton Textile Industry Committee
to receive the same, a list of all such employees employed by him,
showing the wages paid to, and the maximum hours of work for
such employee."
Approved Code No. 1-Amendment No. 6.
Registry No. 299-25.
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Approved Code No. 1-Amendment No.6 Registry No. 299-25 NATIONAL RECOVERY ADlVIINISTRATION AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE COTTON TEXTILE INDUSTRY AS APPROVED ON JULY 6, 1934 WE DO OUR PAR't UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON: 1934 I t ( ' \ For sale by the Superintendent of Documents. Washington. D.C. ------Price 5 cents v

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.... This publication is for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., and by district offices of the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce. DiSTRICT OFFICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE A tlantn., Ga.: 504 Post Office Building. Birmingham, Ala.: 257 Federal Building. Boston, Mass.: 1801 Customhouse. Buffalo, N.Y.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Charleston, S.C.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Chicago, Ill.: Suite 1706,201 North Wells Street. Cleveland, Ohio: Chamber of Commerce. Dallas, Tex.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Detroit, Mich.: 801 First National Bank Building. Houston, Tex.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Indianapolis, Ind.: Chamber of Commerce Building . Jacksonville, Fla.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Kansas City, Mo.: 1028 Baltimore Avenue. Los Angeles, Calif.: 1163 &nth Broadway. Louisville, Ky.: 408 Federal Building. Memphis, Tenn.: 229 Federal Building. Minneapolis, Minn.: 213 Federal Building. New Orleans, La.: Room 225-A, Customhouse. New York, N.Y.: 734 Customhouse. Norfolk, Va.: 406 East Plume Street. • Philadelphia, Pa.: 422 Commercial Trust Building. Pittsburgh, Pa.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Portland, Oreg.: 215 New Post Office Building. St. Louis, Mo.: 506 Olive Street. San Francisco, Calif.: 310 Customhouse. Seattle, Wash.: 809 Federal Office Building.

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Approved Code No. !-Amendment No. 6 AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE COTTON TEXTILE INDUSTRY As Approved on July 6, 1934 ORDER MoDIFICATION OF ConE oF FAIR CoMPETITION FOR THE CoTTON TExTILE 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 amendment to a Code of Fair Competition for the Cotton Textile Industry, and opportunity to file objections thereon having been duly afforded to all interested parties and the annexed report on said amendment, containing finding s with respect there to, having been made and directed to the President: 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. Approval recommended: HuGHS. JoHNsoN, :Administrator for, I n_du,.strial Recovery. RoBERT L. HousTON, Division Administrator.-WASHINGTON, D.C., July 6, 1934. 72437--.--829-26----34 (1)

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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT The PRESIDENT, The White House. Sm: I have the honor to submit herewith an amendment to the Code of Fair Competition for the Cotton Textile Industry. The which is was by Code Authority. Notice of opportunity to file ob]ectwns to this amendment was given and no objections were received. The amendment provides that that portion of Section 2, relative to employees in the Industry who are partially incapacitated by reason of age and who shall receive not l ess than a stipulated amount of the n1inimum wage jn the Code, and further that such number of employees shall not exceed a stipulated percentage of the total of the number of employees in the plant, shall be stricken out, and that the Executive Order of FebTuary 17, 1934 be inserted. FINDINGS The Deputy Administrator in his final report to me on said amendment to said Code having found as herein set forth and on the basis of all proceedings in this matter: I 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 Temova l of obstructions to the free flow of interstate and foreign commerce which tend to diminish the amount theTeof, and will provide for the general welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose of cooperative action among trade gToups, by inducing and maintaining united action of labor and management under adequate governmental sanction 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 (ex cep t as may be te1nporarily required), by increasing the consumption of industrial and .agricultural 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 pertinent provisions of said Title of Said Act, including without limitation Subsection (a) of Section 3, Subsection (a) of Section 7 and Subsection (b) of Section 10 thereof. (c) The Code Authority is empowered to present the aforesaid 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. (2)

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3 (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 am-endment. For the above reasons this amenrunent has been approved by me. Respectfully, JULY 6, 1934. HuGH S. JoHNSON, Administrator.

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TO CODE OFF AIR COMPETITION FOR THE COTTON TEXTILE INDUSTRY That the portion of Section II of the Code reading as follows : "In the case of employees in the Industry who are partially incapacitated by reason of age, injury, incompetency or infirmity the minimum wage shall not be less than 80% of the standard minimum wage hereinabove set forth, provided that such em ployee s employed by any one employer ,shall not exceed 4% of the total number of his e mployees, and further that as a condition to the employment of such employees the Cotton Textile National Industrial Relations Board may require such certificate as it may find advisable with relation thereto," shall be stricken out and that the following be substituted in lieu thereof: "An employee whose earning capacity is limited because of age, physical or mental handicap, or other infirmity, may be em ployed on light work at a wage below the standard minimum hereinabove set forth, if the employer obtains from the state authority, designated by the United States Department of Labor, a certificate authorizing such employee's employment at such wages and for such hours as shall be stated in the certificate. Each employer shall file monthly with The Cotton-Textile Institute, Inc., as agent of the Cotton Textile Industry Committee to receive the same, a list of all such employees employed by him, showing the wages paid to, and the maximum hours of work for such employee." Approved Code No. 1-Amendment No. 6. Registry No. 299-25. (4) 0

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