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Amendment to code of fair competition for the women's belt industry as approved on December 29, 1934

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Amendment to code of fair competition for the women's belt industry as approved on December 29, 1934
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Women's belt industry
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United States -- National Recovery Administration
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Belt industry (Clothing) -- Law and legislation -- United States ( lcsh )
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"Approved Code No. 41--Amendment No. 2."
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"Registry No. 902-1-01."
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At head of title: National Recovery Administration.

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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION




AMENDMENT TO

CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION

FOR THE

WOMEN'S BELT INDUSTRY


UNIV. OF FL LIB.


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U~.S. DEPOet TOrY


For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, WashingtonD. C. - Price 5 ents


Approved Code No. 41l-Amendment No. 2


Registry No. 902--1-01


AS APPROVED ON DECEMBER 29, 1934


WE DO OUR PART


UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
WASBIlNGTON: 1935

























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Approved Code No. 41--Amendment No. 2


AMIENDMENTT T`O CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR ~THE

WTO~ME1N'S- BE~LT INDUSTRY

As Approved onl December 29, 1934


ORDER

APPROVJING AMEMENDBENT OF CODE OF EIAIR COMPETITION FOR THE
WCOMCEN'S BELT INDUSTRY
An apliatin hvin ben mde ursuant to and in full com-
pliance with the provisions of Title Io h ainlIdsra
Recovery Act, approved June 16, 1933, for approval of an amend-
ment to a Code of Fair Competition for the Women's Belt Industry,
and an opportunity to be heard having been afforded thereon, and
the annexed report on said amendment, containing findings with
respect thereto, having been made and directed to the President,
NOW~, THEEREF'ORE, on behalf of the President of the U~nite:d
States, the National Industrial Recovery Board, pursuant to the
authority vested in it by the Executive Orders of the President,
including Executive Order No. 6859, dated September 27, 1934, and
otherwise, does hereby incorporate, by reference, said annexed
r~epo>rt, and does find that said amendment and the code as conlsti-
tuted after being amended comply in all respects with the pertilnenlt
pr~ovisions and will promote the policy and purposes of said Title
of said Act, does hereby order that said amendment be and it is
hereby approved, and that the previous approval of said Code is
hereby amended to include anl approval of said Code in its entirety
as amended;
PROVIDED, H-IOWPEVTER, that subsection 5 of Section A, and
subsection. 9 of Section B, of Article VI of the Code as approved
October 3, 1933, be and they hereby are stayed until such time as
a subsequent Order is issued thereon. either amending said subsections
or terminating this Stay.
NJATIONAL INDUISTRIL4 RECOVERY BOARD,
By W. A. HBRnarxxx, Adminzistrative Offceer.
Approval recommended:
PRENTIs8 TA. COONLEY,
Acting Division, Administrator.
Wa~sumeToN, D. C.,
December e9, 1934
105461*-1465-3---35 (1)













REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT


Thze PRESIDENT,
The Wh~l~ite HEouse.
SmR: The Code Atuthority for the Code of Fair Competition for
the Women's Belt Industry has submitted a proposed amendment to
this Code. AQfter conlferrmg with mercmbers of the Code Authority
anld representatives of the various Advisory Boards of the National
Recovery Administration, notice of opportunity to be heard, dtatedt
October 27, 1934, was published and distributed to all members of
the Industry, said notice having expired on NSovember 16, 1934, with
no criticisms of, objections to, or suggestions having been submrittedl
to the Natio~nal Recover~y Atdministration.
This amendment amends the Code by deleting from Article V
subsection 8 of Section B and by adding a new Article designat~ed
as Article VIII and entitled "As~sessme~nts ", Sections 1, 2 and 3.
Deletion of said subsection 8 was requres-ted by the Code Authorit~y
for the Industry at the time of submission of the a m en dmle nt f o r
approval because of its inconlsistenlcy wnith the new Art icle VIII.
This new A~rticle VIII: is dlesigned to authorized the Code Auth~orityr
to incur suchl reasonable obligations as are necessary for the purpose
of carrying out its functions and duties, to submit to the National
Industrial Recove~ry Board an itemized Budg~et and anr equitable
basis upon which necessary funds shall be contributed by members
of the Industry and, if necessary, to institute in its own name legal
proceedings for the collection of such funds after approvl~ of such
Budget and basis of contribution.
The amendment also provides that subject to National Recovery
~Administration rules and regulations each. member of the Industry
shall pay an equitable contribution, and unless such is paid he or Irt
shall not be entitled to participate in th~e selection of Code Aulthority
members, to receive benefit of Code ~Authority- activities, nor to makle
use of any National Re~covery ALdministration emblem or insignia.
The amendment further provides that the Code Authority s~hall
neither incur nor pay an~y obligations in exrcess of the amount est~i-
mated in thre approved Budget and that no subsequent B3udget shall
contain the deficiency items for expenditures in excess of prior bud-
get estimates except as the National Industrial Recovery Boa0rd
shall have approved.
WhP~ile considering this amendment thes ~National Industrial Re-
covery Board found that two other sections of the Code as originally
approved would be inconsistent wc~ith this amendment. Since these
two other sections would be no longer necessary for the purpose of
the Code, and might easily be removed without makingany sub-
stantial change in the Code, they were stayed by teOdrapprov-
ing said amendment.









The DeputT ~Administrator, i~n his final report to thne National
Industrial RecoveryT Board on thet am-~endment,~l to said Code, having
found as herein set forth and on. the basis of all procteedings in th~is
matter:
It finds that:
(a) The amendment to said Code and the Code as amuend-ed are
well designed to promote the policies and purposes of Title I: of th-e
National Industrial Recovery Act including the remova~,\l of obstruc-
tions to the free flow of interstate and foreign commerce which tecnd
to diminish the amount thereof, and will provide for thne general
welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose of
the cooperative action of labor and management under adequate
govermental sanctions and supervision, by eliminating unfair coml-
petitive practices, by promoting the fullest possible utilization of the
present productive capacity of industries, by avoiding undue rest~ric-
tion of production (except as mary be temporarily required), by in-
creasing the consumption of industrial and agricultural products
through increasing purchasing power, by reducing and relieving un-'
employment, by imnpro~vin~g standards of labor, and by otherwise
rehabilitat~inga industry.
(b) The Code as amended complied in all respects with the per-
tinent provisions of said Title of said Act, including without limnita-
tion Subsection (a) of Section 3, Subsection (a) of Section 7, and
Subsection (b) of Section 10 thereof.
(c) The Code empowoers the Code Authority to present thne afore-
said ammencilent on behalf of the Industry as a whole.
(d) The amendment to the Code as amended is not designed to
and will not permit m~ono~polies or monopolistic practices.
(e) The amendment and the Code as amenderld are nrot designed to
and will lnot eliminate or oppress small enterprises and wGill not oper-
ate 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.
F~or these reasons, this amendment- has been approved.
For the National Industrial R~cov~ery Bo0ard:
W7. A. H~ARRIMAN,
DECEBER 9, 184. dministrative Of)?~es4.











AMQ~ENDMENT TO CODE OF` FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE WOMEN'S BELT INDUSTRY

Said Code is hereby amended by deleting therefrom subsection 8 of
Section B of Article VI and by the addition of the following as a
new AIrticle:
AnTwrmE VIII--A SSESSMrENTS

SECTION 1. It being found necessary in order to support the admin-
istration of this Code and to maintain the standards of fair competi-
tion established hereunder and to e~ffetctuate 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 purposesx of thze Code;
(b) To submit to the National Industrial Recovery Board for its
approval, subject to such notice and opportunity to be heard as it
mzay deem necessary (1) an itemized budget of its estimated expenses
for the foregomng purposes, and (2) an equitable basis upon which
the funds necessary to support such budget shall be contributed by
members of the Industry;
(c) After such budget and basis of contribution have been
approved by the ~National Industrial RecoveryT Board, to determine
and obtain equitable contribution as above se~t forth by all members
of the Industry, and to that end, if necessary, to institute legal pro-
ceedinlgs therefore in its own name.
SIECTION. 2. Each. member of the Industry shall pay his or its
equitable contribution to the expenses of the maintenance of the Code
,Authority~, determined as hereinabove provided, and subject to rules
and regulations pertaining thereto issued by the National Industrial
Recovery Board. Only members of the Inutycomplying with the
Code and contributing to the expenses of its dmisrtion as here-
inabove provided, (unless duly exempted from making such contri-
butionls), shall be entitled to participate in the selection of members
of the Code Authority or to receive the benefits of any of its volun-
taryT activities or to make use of any emnblem or Insignia of the
National Recovery Administration.
SEcTION 3. The Code Authority shall neither incur nor pay any
obligation substantially in excess of the amount thereof as estimated
in its approved budget, and shall in no event exceed the total amount
contained in. the approved budget, except upon approval of the
National Industrial Rlecovery Board; and no subsequent budget shall
contain any deficiency item for expenditures in excess of prior budget
estimates except those which the National Industrial Recovery Board
shall have so approved.
Approved Gode No. 41-ABmendment No. 2.
Registry No. 902-1--01.
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Approved Code No. 41-Amendment No. 2 Registry No. 902-1-01 NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WOMEN'S BELT INDUSTRY AS APPROVED ON DECEMBER 29, 1934 WE DO OUR PART 0-= --. ... ---UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON : 1935 For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, Washington, D. C. ---------Price 5 cents

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This publication is for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, ernment Printing Office, Washington, D. C., and by district office s of the Bureau ot Foreign and Domestic Commerce. DISTRICT OFFICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Atlanta, Ga. : 504 Post Office Building. Birmingham, Ala.: 257 Federal Building. Boston, Mass. : 1 80 1 C ustomhouse. Buffa lo, N. Y. : Ch amber of Commerce Charles ton, S . C. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Chic ago, Ill.: Suite 1706, 201 North Wells Street. Cleveland, Ohio : Chamber of Commerce. Dallas, T ex.: Chamber of Commerce Building . Detroit, Mi ch.: 80 1 First National Bank Building. Houston, Tex.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Indianapolis, Ind.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Jacksonville, Fla.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Kansas City, 1\Io.: 102 Baltimore A venue. Los An ge les, Calif. : 1163 South Broadway. L duisvi lle, Ky. : 408 Federal Building. Mefuphis, T en n. : 229 Federal Building. Minneapolis, Mi n n. : 213 Federa l Building. New Orl ans, La.: Room 225 -A, Custom house. 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. L ouis, l\fo.: 506 Olive Street. San Francisco, Calif. : 310 Customhouse. Seattle, Wash.: 809 Federal Office Building.

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Approved Code No. 41-Amendment No. 2 AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WOMEN'S BELT INDUSTRY As Approved on December 29, 1934 ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CoDE OF FAIR CoMPETITION FOR THE WOMEN's BELT INDUSTRY An application been made pursuant to and in full com pliance 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 Women's Belt Industry, and an opportunity to be heard having been afforded th-ereon, and the annexed report on said amendment, containing finding s 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 the authority vested in it by the 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, does hereby order that said amendment be and it is hereby approved, and that the previous approval of said Code is hereby amended to include an approval of said Code in its entirety as amended; PROVIDED, HOWEVER, that subsection 5 of Section A, and subsection 9 of Section B, of Article VI of the Code as approved October 3, 1933 , be and they hereby are stayed until such time as a subsequ-ent Order is issued thereon either amending said subsections or terminating this Stay. NATIONAL INDusTRIAL REcoVERY BoARD, By W. A. HARRIMAN, Administrative Officer. Approval recommended: PRENTiss L. CooNLEY, Acting Division Administrator. WASHINGTON, D. c., Decemh er 29, 1934-1054610----1465-3----35 (1)

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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT The PRESIDENT, The White House. Srn: The Code Authority for the Code of Fair Competition for the Women's Belt Industry has submitted a proposed amendment to this Code. After conferring with members of the Code Authority and representatives of the various Advisory Boards of the National Recovery Administration, notice of opportunity to be heard, dated October 27, 1934, was published and distributed to all members of the Industry, said notice having expired on Novembe . r 16, 1934, with no criticisms of, objections to, or suggestions having been submitted to the National Recovery Administration. This amendment amends the Code by deleting from Article VI subsection 8 of Section B and by adding a new Article designated as Article VIII and entitled "Assessments", Sections 1, 2 and 3. Deletion of said subsection 8 was re.quested by the Code Authority for the Industry at the time of submission of the amendment for approval because of its inconsistency with the new Article VIII. This new Article VIII is designed to authorize the Code Authority to incur such reasonable obligations as are necessary for the purpose of carrying out its functions and duties, to submit to the National Industrial Recove.ry Board an itemized Budget and an equitable basis upon which necessary funds shall be contributed by members of the Industry and, if necessary, to institute in its own name legal proceedings for the collection of such funds after approval of such Budget and basis of contribution. The amendment also provides that subject to National Recovery Administration rules and regulations each member of the Industry shall pay an equitable contribution, and unless s uch is paid he or It shall not be entitled to participate in the selection of Code Authority members, to receive benefit of Code Authority activities, nor to make use of any National Recovery Administration emblem or insignia. The amendment further provides that the Code Authority shall neither incur nor pay any obligations in excess of the amount estimated in the approved Budget and that no subsequent Budget shall contain the deficiency items for expenditures in excess of prior budget estimates except as the National Industrial Recovery Board shall have approved. While considering this amendment the National Industrial Re covery Board found that two other sections of the Code as originally approved would be inconsistent with this amendment. Since these two other sections would be no longer necessary for the purpose of the Code, and might easily be removed without making any substantial change in the Code, they were stayed by the Order approving said amendment. (2)

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3 The Deputy Administrator, ip his final report to the National Industrial R ecovery Board on the amendment to said Code, having found as herein set forth and on the ba is of all proceed ings in this matter: It 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 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 the cooperative action of labor and management under adequate governmental sanction and supervision, by eliminating unfair competitivB 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 increasing purchasing pow er, by reducing and relieving UU-' employment, by improving standards of labor, and by otherwise rehabilitating industry. (b) The Code as amended complied in all respects with the pertinent provis ions 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 empowers the Code Authority to present the aforesaid amendment on behalf of the Industry as a whole. (d) The amendment to the Code as amended is 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 these reasons, this amendment has been approved. For the National Industrial RBcovery Board: w. A. HARRIMAN, DECEMBER 29, 1934. Administrative

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AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WOMEN'S BELT INDUSTRY Said Code is hereby amended by deleting therefrom subsection 8 of Section B of Article VI and by the addition of the following as a new Article : ARTICLE VIII-AssEsSMENTS SECTION 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 National Industrial Recovery Board for its approval, subject to such notice and opportunity to be heard as it 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 Industry; (c) After such budget and basis of contribution have been approved by the National Industrial Recovery Board, to determine and obtain equitable contribution as above set forth by all members of the Industry, and to that end, if necessary, to institute legal proceedings therefor in its own name. SECTION 2. Each member of the Industry shall pa.y his or its equitab l e contribution to the expenses of the maintenance of the Code Authority, determined as hereinabove provided, and subject to rules and regulations pertaining thereto issued by the National Industrial Recovery Board. Only members of the Industry complying with the Code and contributing to the expenses of its administration as here inabove provided, (unless duly exempted from making such contributions), shall be entitled to participate in the selection of 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 National Recovery Administration. SECTION 3. The Code Authority shall neither incur nor pay any obligation substantially in excess of the amount thereof as estimated in its approved budget, and shall in no event exceed the total amount contai ned in the approved budget, except upon approval of the National Industrial R ecovery Board; and no subsequent budget shall contain any deficiency item for expenditures in excess of prior budget estimates except those which the National Industrial Recovery Board shall have so approved. Approved Code No. 41-Amendment No. 2. Registry No. 902--1--0L (4) 0

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