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Amendment to code of fair competition for the wholesaling or distributing trade as approved on October 26, 1934

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Amendment to code of fair competition for the wholesaling or distributing trade as approved on October 26, 1934
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"Registry No. 1625-59."
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"Approved Code No. 201--Amendment No. 1."

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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION




AMENDMENT TO
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

WHOLESALING

OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE


AS APPROVED ON OCTOBER 26, 1934


WE DO OUR PART


UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
WASHINGTON: 1934


For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, Washington, D. C. Price 5 cents


Approved Code No. 201-Amendment No. I


Registry No. 1625-59
























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Approved Code No. 201-Amendment No. 1


AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

WHOLESALING OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE

As Approved on October 26, 1934


ORDER

APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE
WHOLESALING OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE
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 Wholesaling or Dis-
tributing Trade, and notice of opportunity to be heard having been
duly given thereon and the annexed report on said amendment, con-
taining 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 author-
ity vested in it by Executive Orders of the President, including Ex-
ecutive Order 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 amended to
include an approval of said Code in its entirety as amended, such
approval and such amendment to take effect fifteen (15) days from
the date hereof, unless good cause to the contrary is shown to the
National Industrial Recovery Board before that time and the Na-
tional Industrial Recovery Board issues a subsequent order to that
effect.
NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY BOARD,
By G. A. LYNCH, Administrative Officer.
Approval recommended:
ROBERT L. HOUSTON,
Division Administrator.
WASHINGTON, D. C.,
October 26, 1934.
94047*-1244-112---34 (1




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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT
The PRESIDENT
The White House.
SiR: This is a report on an amendment to the Code of Fair Com-
petition for the Wholesaling or Distributing Trade, said Code being
Approved Code No. 201, approved by you on January 12, 1934.
This Code has been amended by striking out Section 4 of Article
VI and inserting a new section which will empower the General
Code Authority for the above Trade to submit a budget and basis of
contribution for each member of the Trade and to obtain equitable
contributions from all members of the Trade.
The Deputy Administrator in his final report to the National
Industrial Recovery Board on said amendment to said Code having
found as herein set forth and on the basis of all the proceedings 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 cooperative action of labor and management under ade-
quate 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 consumption of industrial and agricultural prod-
ucts 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 perti-
nent 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 amendment and the Code as amended are not designed to
and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic practices.
(d) 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.
(e) Those engaged in other steps of the economic process have
not been deprived of the right to be heard prior to the approval of
this amendment to the Code.
For these reasons the amendment to the above-named Code has
been approved.
For the National Industrial Recovery Board:
G. A. LYNCH,
Administrative Officer.
OCTOBER 26, 1934.













AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE WHOLESALING OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE
The Code of Fair Competition for the Wholesaling or Distributing
Trade is hereby amended by striking out Section 4 of Article VI and
inserting a new Section 4 reading as follows:
Section 4. Payl met of Cost of Code Administbratiobn.-(a) It
being found neces.-ary in order to support the administration of this
Code and to maintain the standards of fair competition established
under this Code and to effectuate the policy of the Act, the General
Code Authority is authorized
(1) To incur such reasonable obligations as are necessary and
proper for the foregoing purpo-s.-, and to meet such obligations out
of funds which may be raised as hereinafter provided and which
,hall be held in trust for the purposes of the Code;
(2) 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.(i) an itemized budget of its estimated expenses
for the foregoing purposes, and (ii) an equitable basis upon which
the funds necessary to support such budget shall be contributed by
members of the Trade;
(3) After such budget and basis of contribution have been ap-
proved by the National Industrial Recovery Board, to determine
and obtain equitable contributions as above set forth by all members
of the Trade. and to that end, if necessary, to institute legal proceed-
ings therefore in its own name.
(b) Each member of the Trade not governed by a specific Sup-
plementary Code for the particular commodity division in which he
or it operates shall pay his or its equitable contribution to the ex-
penses of the maintenance of the General Code Authority direct to
the General Code Authority, and each member of the Trade oper-
ating within a specific comnmolitY division for which has been ap-
proved a Supleimentary Code shall pay his or its equitable contri-
bution to the expenses- of the maintenance of the General Code
Authority through the Divisional Code Authority administering the
Supplementary Code governing the c-m rnoodity division within which
such member of the Trade operates, and each Divisional Code Au-
thority as such shall pay its equitable contribution to the expenses
of the maintenance of the General Code Authority, determined as
hereinabove provided, and subject to rules and regulations pertain-
ing thereto issued by the National Industrial Recovery Board. Only
members of the Trade complying with the General Code and con-
tributing to the expenses of the administration of the said Code as
hereinabove provided, unless duly exempted from making such con-
tributions, shall be entitled through such Divisional Code Authori-
ties, or as otherwise provided, to participate in the selection of
members of the General Code Authority or to receive the benefits







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of any of the voluntary activities of said Code Authority or to
make use of any emblem or insignia, of the National Recovery
Administration.
(c) The General 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 Recovery 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. 201-Amendment No. 1.
Registry No. 1625-59.

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Approved Code No. 201-Arnendrnent No. 1 Registry No. 1625-59 NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WHOLESALING OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE t ' AS APPROVED ON OCTOBER 26, 1934 -..... o---: ___ ..... WE DO OUR PART, UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON: 193' For sale by the Superintendent of Documents, Washington, D. C. -• • • ---- • Price 6 ceDts

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This publication is for sale by the Saperintendent 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 Atlanta, 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 South 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. 201-Amendment No.1 AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WH OLESALING OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE As Approved on October 26, 1934 ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT oF CoDE oF FAIR CoMPETITION FOR THE WHOLESALING OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE 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 Wholesaling or Distributing Trade, and notice of opportunity to be heard having been duly given 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 authority vested in it by Executive Orders of the President, including ExecutivB Order 6859, dated September 27 , 193 4 , and otherwise, does hereby incorporate by reference said annexed report, and does find that said amendment and the Code as constituted after bein(J' 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 amended to include an approval of said Code in its entirety as amended, such approval and such amendment to take effect fifteen (15) days from the date hereof, unless good cause to the contrary is shown to the National Industrial Recovery Board before that time and the N ationa! Industrial Recovery Board is s ues a subsequent order to that effect. NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY BoARD, By G. A. LYNCH, Administrative Officer. Approval recommended: RoBERT L. HousToN, Division .Ad'lTIIinistrator. WASHINGTON, D. c., Ootob er 136, 1934. 94047----1244-112----34 (1)

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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT The PREsiDENT, The White House. SrR: This is a report on an amendment to the Code o Fair Competition !or the or Distributing Trade, said Code being Approved Code No. 201, approved by you on January 12, 1934. This Code has been amended by striking out Section 4 o Article VI and inserting a new section which will empower the General Code Authority !or the above Trade to submit a budget and basis o contribution for each member o the Trade and to obtain equ itable contributions from all members of the Trade. The Deputy Administrator in his final report to the National Industrial R ecovery B oard on said amendment to said Code having !ound as herein set forth and on the bas i s o all the proceedings in this matter; It finds that: (a) The amendmen t to said Code and the Code as amended are we ll designed to promote the policies and purposes of Title I o the National Industrial Recovery Act including the removal of obstructions to the !ree flow of interstate and !oreign comme rce which tend to diminish the amount thereof, and will provide for the general welfare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose o f cooperative actio n of labor and management under ade quate governmental sanction and supervi s i on, 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 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 Subs ection (b) of Section 10 thereof. (c) The am _endment and the Code as amended are not designed to and will not permit monopolies or monopolistic practices. (d) 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. (e) Those engaged in other steps of the economic process have not been deprived of the right to be heard prior to the approval of this amendn1ent to the Code. For these reasons the amendment to the above-named Code has been approved. For the National Industrial Recovery Board: OcTOBER 26, 1934. (2) G. A. LYNCH, Administrative Offic er .

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• AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR FOR THE WHOLESALING OR DISTRIBUTING TRADE The ode of Fair Competition for the Whole aling or Distributing Trade i hereby amended by triking ont Section 4 of Article VI and inserting a new Section 4 reading as follows : Section 4. Payment of Cost of C ode Ad1ninistration.-(a) It being found ne cessary in or ler to upport the admini tration of this Code and to maintain the tandards of fair competition established under thi Code and to effectuate the policy of the Act the General Code Authority is authorized (1) To incur uch rea onable obligation as are nece sary and proper for the foregoing purpo A , and to meet s u c h obligations out of fund which may be raise d a hereinafter provided and which . hall be held in tru t for the purpo e of the Code; (2) To submit to the National Indu trial Recov ery B oard for its approval, s ubject to such notice and opportunity to be heard a it may deem nece sary. (i) an itemized budget of it estimated expenses for the foregoing purpo e and (ii) an equitable ba i s upon 11hich the funds necessary to support uch budget shall be contributed by member of the Trade; (3) Afte r u ch budget and ba is of contribution haYe been approved by the National Industrial R ecovery Board, to determine and obtain equitable contribution as above t forth b y all m em b e rs of the Trade, and to that end, if nece sary, to in tit:nte l ega l proceed ing. therefo r in its own n ame . (b) Each m em b e r of the Trade not governed by a pecific Supplementary Code for the parti,..ular commodity clivi ion in which he o r it operate hall pay his or it equitable contribution to the ex pen es of the maintenance of the General Code .A .. uthority direct to the General Code Authority and each member of the Trade operating 11ithin a specific commodit . clivi ion for which ha been a ppro\ed a Supplementar-Code hall pay his or its equitable contribution to the expen e of the maintenance of the General Code Authority through the Divi ional Code nthority admini tering the Supplementary Code governing the commodity division within which uch m em b er of the Trade operates, and each Divisional Code Authority as uch ha.ll pay its equitable contribution to the expen es of the maintenance of the Gen eral Code Authority determined as hereinabove provided. and subject to rules and regulation pertaining thereto is ued by the National Industrial Recovery Board. Only membars of the Trade complying with the General Code and contributing to the expense of the administration of the aid Code as hereinabove provided, unle duly exempted from making such contribution , hall be entitled through such Divisional Code Authoritie or as otherwi e provided to participate in the selection of members of the General Code Authority or to receive the benefits (3)

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4 of any of the voluntary activities of aid Code Authority or to make u e of an em blem or insignia of the X ationa l Recovery Admini tra tion. (c) The General ode Authority shall neither incur nor pay any obligation ub tan ially in exce of the amount thereof a estimated in it approved budget and hall in no even exceed he total amount contained in he approved budget except upon approval of the National Indu trial Recovery Board and no ub equent budget hall contain any deficiency item for e:spendi ure in excess of prior budget el timate except tho e which the X ationa l Indu trial Reco\ery Board shall ha\e o appro\ed. -Appro1ed ode Xo. 201-Arnendment :Ko. L Registry ... o. 16:.5-59. 0 •

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