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Amendment to code of fair competition for the wool textile industry as approved on October 27, 1934

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Amendment to code of fair competition for the wool textile industry as approved on October 27, 1934
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Wool textile industry
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United States -- National Recovery Administration
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Wool industry -- Law and legislation -- United States ( lcsh )
Textile industry -- Law and legislation -- United States ( lcsh )
Textile fabrics -- United States ( lcsh )
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At head of title: National Recovery Administration.
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"Registry No. 286-04."
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"Approved Code No. 3--Amendment No. 3."

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University of Florida
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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION





AMENDMENT TO

CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION

FOR THE


WOOL TEXTILE INDUSTRY



AS APPROVED ON OCTOBER 27, 1934


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UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
WASHINGTON: 1934


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Approved Code No. 3-Amendment No. 3


AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

WOOL TEXTILE INDUSTRY

As Approved on October 27, 1934


ORDER

APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WOOL
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 Wool Textile Industry,
and a notice of opportunity having been issued 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 author-
ity vested in it by Executive Orders of the President, including
Executive Order 6859, dated September 27, 1934, and otherwise, do
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 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 National Indus-
trial Recovery Board issues a subsequent order to that effect.
NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL RECOVERY BOARD,
By G. A. LYNCH, Administrative Officer.
Approval recommended:
PRENTISS L. COONLEY,
Acting Division Administrator.
WASHINGTON, D. C.,
October 27, 1934..
94044 --1244-109--34 1)









REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT


The PRESIDENT,
The White House.
SIR: The attached amendment to the Code of Fair Competition
for the Wool Textile Industry has been duly presented by the Code
Authority.
Experience has shown the Industry that the restriction imposed
by the Code on the practice of 'selling at value' serves no useful
purpose, and has prevented members of the Industry from booking
business in advance of the opening of the ensuing season.

FINDINGS

The Deputy Administrator in his final report to us on said amend-
ment to said Code having found as hereinafter set forth on the basis
of all the proceedings in this matter;
We 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 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 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 prac-
tices, by promoting the fullest possible utilization of the present pro-
ductive capacity of industries, by avoiding undue restriction of pro-
duction (except as may be temporarily required), by increasing the
consumption of industrial and agricultural products through increas-
ing purchasing power, by reducing and relieving unemployment, by
improving the 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 limita-
tion 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 approval of said
amendment.
For these reasons this amendment has been approved.
For the National Industrial Recovery Board:
G. A. LYNCH,
OCTOBER 194. Adndnistraive Officer.
OCTOBER 27, 1934. ,













AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE WOOL TEXTILE INDUSTRY

Amend Article XIII, Section 2, by deleting the words or selling,
'at value'" so that said Article XIII, Section 2, shall read as
follows:
SECTION 2. Granting (excepting in connection with Government
contracts) options or reservations or guaranteeing prices against
either advances or declines."
Approved Code No. 3-Amendment No. 3.
Registry No. 286-04.
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Approved Code No. 3-Amendment No.3 Registry No. 286-04 NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WOOL TEXTILE INDUSTRY AS APPROVED ON OCTOBER 27, 1934 VIE DO OUR PART UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON : 1934 Por 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, Government Plinting Office, Wa hington, D. C., and by distri t offices of the Bureau of Foreign and Domestic Commerce. DISTRICT OFFICES OF THE DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE Atlanta, Ga.: 504 Po t Office Building. Dinningl1am, Ala. : 257 Federal Building. Boston, Mass. : 1801 'u tomhou. e. Buffalo, N. Y.: Chamber of Comn1erce Building. Charle ' ton, S. C. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Cllicago, Ill.: Suite 1706, 201 North Wells Street. Cleveland, Ohio : Chamber of Comme rce. Dallas, Tex. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Detroit, l\lich.: 801 First National Bank Building. Houston, Tex.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Indianapolis, Ind. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Jack omme, Fla.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Kansas ity, Mo.: Baltimore Avenue. Los Ang les, Calif. : 11G.3 South Broadway. Louisville, Ky.: -108 Federal Building. Memphis, Tenn. : 229 Federal Building. Minneapolis, : 213 Federal Building. New Orleans, La.: Room 225-A, Customhouse. New York, N. Y.: 734 Customhouse. Norfolk, Va.: 406 East Plume Street. Philac1elphia, Pa.: 422 Commercial Trust Building. Pittsburgh, Pa. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Portland, Oreg.: 215 New Post Office Building. St. Loui , Mo.: 500 Olive Street. San Francisco, Calif.: 310 Customhouse. Seattle, Wash.: 809 Federal Office Building.

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Approved Code No. 3-Amendment No. 3 AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WOOL TEXTILE INDUSTRY As Approved on October 27, 1934 ORDER APPROVING AMENDMENT OF CoDE OF F Am CoMPETITION FOR THE WooL TEXTILE INDUSTRY An application having b e en 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 Wool Textile Industry, and a notice of opportunity having be e n issued and the annexed report on said amendment, containing findings with resp ect thereto having been made and directed to the President: NOW, THEREFORE, on behalf of the President of the United States, the National Industrial R e covery Board pursuant to authority vested in it by Executive Orders of the President, inclu ding Executive Order 6859, dated S eptember 27, 1934, and otherwise, do hereby incorporate by refe renc e , said anne x e d r eport and doe s find that said amendment and the Code a s con stituted afte r b eing amended comply in all re s p e ct s with the pertinent provis ions and will promote the policy and purpo s e s of said Title of said act, and does hereby order that said am endment be and it i s hereby approved, and that the previous approval of said Code is h e reby amended to include an approval of said Code in its entirety a s amended, such approval and such am endment to take effect 15 days from the date hereof, unle s s good cau s e to the contrary is shown to the National Industrial Recovery Board before that time and the National Industrial Recovery Board i ss u es a subsequent order to that effect. NATIONAL INDUSTRIAL REcOVERY BoARD, By G. A. LYNCH, Administrative Officer. Approval recommended: PRENTiss L. CooNLEY, Acting Divisi on A d ministrator. wASHINGTON, D. c., October 27 , 1934. 94044"----1244-109----34 (1)

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REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT The PRESIDENT, The White House. SrR: The attached amendment to the Code of Fair Competition for the vVool Textile Industry ha been duly pre ented by the Code Authority. Experience ha shown the Industry that the restriction imposed by the Code on the practice of 'selling at value' serves no useful purpose, and has prevented members of the Industry from booking bus ine s in advance of the opening of the ensuing season. FINDING The Deputy Administrator in his final report to us on said amendment to said Code having found as hereinafter set forth on the basis of all the proceedings in this matter ; We find that: (a) The amendment to ... aid 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 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 among trade groups, by inducing and maintaining united action of labor and management under adequate governmental sanction and supervision, by eliminating unfair competitive prac by promoting the fullest possible utilization of the present pro ductive capacity of industries, by avoiding undue restriction of produc tion (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 the 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 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 approval of said amendment. For these rea ons this amendment ha been approved. For the National Industrial Recovery Board: G. A. LYNCH, OcTOBER 27, 1934. Administrative Office'l'. (2)

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AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE WOOL TEXTILE INDUSTRY Amend Article XIII, Section 2, by deleting the words " or selling, ' at value ' " so that said Article XIII, Section 2, shall read as follows: " SECTION 2. Granting (excepting in connection with Government contracts) options or reservations or guaranteeing prices against either advances or declines." Approved Code No. 3-Amendment No. 3. Registry No. 286-04. (3) 0

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