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Amendment to code of fair competition for the silk textile industry as approved on October 16, 1934, by President Roosevelt

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Title:
Amendment to code of fair competition for the silk textile industry as approved on October 16, 1934, by President Roosevelt
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Silk textile industry
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United States -- National Recovery Administration
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Washington, D.C
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Silk industry -- Law and legislation -- United States ( lcsh )
Textile industry -- Law and legislation -- United States ( lcsh )
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federal government publication ( marcgt )
non-fiction ( marcgt )

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Cover title.
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At head of title: National Recovery Administration.
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"Registry No. 263-01."
General Note:
"Approved Code No. 48--Amendment No. 3."

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University of Florida
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This item is a work of the U.S. federal government and not subject to copyright pursuant to 17 U.S.C. §105.
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Fed Code No. 48-Amendment No. 3


iRegistry No. 263-01


NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION



AMENDMENT TO


CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

SILK TEXTILE INDUSTRY


AS APPROVED ON OCTOBER 16, 1934
BY
PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT


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Approved Code No. 48-Amendment No. 3


AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

SILK TEXTILE INDUSTRY

As Approved on October 16, 1934
BY
PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT


EXECUTIVE ORDER

AMENDING CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE SILK 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 the amend-
ment of certain provisions of the Code of Fair Competition for the
Silk Textile Industry, and in order to carry out the recommendations
of the Board of Inquiry for the Cotton Textile Industry, created by
Executive Order No. 6840, dated September 5, 1934, embodied in the
report of said Board submitted to me September 17, 1934:
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the
United States, pursuant to authority vested in me by said Title I of
the National Industrial Recovery Act, and otherwise, do find that
said amendment and said Code as constituted after being amended,
comply in all respects with the pertinent provisions and will promote
the policy and purposes of said Title, and do hereby order that said
amendment be and it hereby is approved, and that previous approval
of the amended portions of the Code is hereby modified to include
an approval of said portions of the Code in their entirety as amended.
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVEsuT.
THE WaTE HousE,
October 16, 1934.
92556--1244--77---84 (1)






AMENDMENT TO THE CODE OF FAIR COMPETITflOr::
FOR THE SILK TEXTILE INDUSTRY
The Code of Fair Competition for the Silk Textile Industry shall i
be amended by adding at the end thereof, as Article XIII, their
following provisions:
XIII (1) The Textile Labor Relations Board shall appoint & .:!
Silk Textile Work Assignment.Board, to be composed of an imrpar-.
tial chairman, one representative of the employers subject to tohe 1i|
Code of Fair Competition for the Silk Textile Industry, aid one i
representative of the employees in that Industry. .
"(2) In order to provide opportunity to develop a sound method.i
and adequate organization for the regulation of work assignments,
no employer prior to February 1, 1935, shall make any change in
work assignment of any class of employees which shall increase tit ';
effort required over that prevailing on September 21, 1934.
"During this period the number of looms, frames or other ma- ::
chines required to be tended by any class of employees shall noti
be increased where the character of the raw material, yarn, construe-
tion of cloth, preparatory processes, type of equipment used, or:i
character of finish or put-up, is not changed. Where such changes
do occur the number of machines tended by such employees may be
increased or decreased in such manner as will not increase the amount
of effort required of the worker.
Where, during the period above referred to, a mill resumes the
manufacture of any specific product which it has made within six
months prior to September 21, 1934, and where the conditions of
manufacture enumerated in the preceding paragraph are not changed'i j
then the work load formerly used on such product shall be the gumi',:::
in determining the proper work assignment. .i
"Where, on September 21, 1934, a new style of yarn or cloth li'
any other new type of product was in course of introduction or
thereafter during the period above referred to introduced into a i
or finishing plant, a tentative work load may be established duit
the period of determining a proper work load in accordance wi
the foregoing principles.
"(3) Prior to February 1, 1935, on petition of the Code Autho.
or of any employee or employer affected, or his representative, or'
its own motion, the Silk Textile Work Assignment Board may
vestigate any work assignment which has been increased since-'
1, 1933, at any mill and the mill shall show the reasons for
increase. If the Board finds after fair hearing such assi
requires excessive effort it may require its reduction accordingly':I
"(4) The Silk Textile Work Assignment Board shall have aut
ity to issue rules and regulations and to appoint such agents H.
may select, who shall have authority to make investigations
recommendations in order to carry out the provisions of this
"(5) The Silk Textile Work Assignment Board shall, subject-!-
instructions of the President, make a study of actual operationsiB'
representative plants and report to the President as to a perman
plan for regulation of work assignments in the Industry.'
Approved Code No. 48-Amendment No. 3.
Registry No. 263-01. (2) UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA


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Approved Code No. 48-Amendment No.3 tRegistry No. 263-01 NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION ----' ( AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE SILK TEXTILE INDUSTRY AS APPROVED ON OCTOBER 16, 1934 BY PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT WE DO OUR PAR't UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON: 1934 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, Government P.rinting Office, Washington, D. C., and by district offices of the Bureau of II'oreign and Domestic Commerce. DISTRICT OFFICES OF THE DEPART.M:ENT OF COMMERCE Atlanta, Ga.: 504 Post Office Bnilding. Birmingham, Ala. : 257 Federal Buildirtg. Boston, Muss.: 1801 Customhouse. Buffalo, N. Y.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Charleston, S. C.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Chicago, Ill.: Suite 1706, 201 N(}rth Wells Street. Clevehmd, Ohio: Chamber of Collilllerce. Dallas, Tex.: Chamber of Comrneece Building. Detroit, l\Iich.: 801 First National Bank Building. Houston, Tex. : Chamber of Commerce Building. Indianapolis, Ind.: Cllnmber of Commerce Building. Jacksonville, Fla.: Cllamber of Commerce Building. Kansns City, l\lo.: 1028 Baltimore AYenue. Los Angeles, Calif.: 1163 South Broadway. Louisville, Ky.: 408 li""'ederal Building. l\Iemphis, Tenn. : 229 Federal Building. l\Iinneap(}lis, l\Iinrt.: 213 Federal Building. New Orleans, La.: Room 225-A, Customhou>;e. New York, N. Y.: 734 Customhouse. Norfolk, Va.: 4GG East Plume Street. Philadelphia, Pa.: 42:.. Commercial Trust Building. Pittsburgh, Pa.: Chamber of Commerce Building. Portland, Oreg. : 215 New Post Office Building. St. Louis, Mo.: 506 OliYe Street. San Francisco, Calif.: 310 Customhouse. Seattle, Wash.: 809 Office Building.

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Approved Code No. 48-Amendment No. 3 AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE SILK TEXTILE INDUSTRY As Approved on October 16, 1934 BY PRESIDENT ROOSEVELT EXECUTIVE ORDER AMENDING CoDE oF FAIR CoMPETITION FOR THE SILK 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 the amendment of certain provisions of the Code of Fair Competition for the Silk Textile Industry, and in order to carry out the recommendations of the Board of Inquiry for the Cotton Textile Industry, created by Executive Order No. 6840, dated September 5, 1934, embodied in the report of said Board submitted to me September 17, 1934: NOW, THEREFORE, I, Franklin D. Roo seve lt, President of the United States, pursuant to authority vested in me by said Title I of the N a.tional Industrial Recovery Act, and otherwise, do find that said amendment and said Code as constituted after being amended, comply in all respects with the pertinent provisions and will promote the policy and purposes of said Title, and do hereby order that said amendment be and it hereby is approved, and that previous a.pproval of the amended portions of the Code is hereby modified to include an approval of said portions of the Code in their entirety as amended. THE WHITE HousE, Ootober 16, 1934. 92556----1244-77--.--84 (1) FRANKLIN D. RoosEVELT.

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AMENDMENT TO THE CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE SILl{ TEXTILE INDUSTRY The Code of Fair Competition for the Silk Textile Industry shall be amended by adding at the end thereof, as Article XIII, the following provisions : "XIII (1) The Textile Labor Relations Board shall appoint a Silk Textile 1Vork Assignment Board, to be composed of an impartial chairman, one representative of the employers subject to the Code of Fair Competition for the Silk Textile Industry, and one representative of the employees in that Industry. "(2) In order to provide opportunity to develop a sound method and adequate organization for the regulation of work assignments, no employer prior to February 1, 1935, shall make any change in work assignment of any cla ss of employees which shall increase the effort required over that prevailing on September 21, 1934. "During this period the number of looms , frames or other ma chines required to be tende d by any class of employees shall not be increased where the characte r of the raw material, yarn, construction of cloth, preparatory processes, type of equipment used, or character of finish or put-up, is not changed. Where such changes do occur the number of machines tended by such employees may be increased or decreased in such manner as will not increase the amount of effort required of the worker. " Where, during the period above referred to, a mill resumes the manufacture of any specific product which it has made within six months prior to September 21, 1934 , and where the conditions of manufacture enumerated in the preceding paragraph are not changed, then the work load formerly u sed on such product shall be the guide in determining the proper work assignment. "Where, on September 21, 19 34, a new style of yarn or cloth or any other new type of product was in course of introduction or is thereafter during the period above referred to introduced into a mill or finishing plant, a tentative work load may be . established during the period of determining a proper work load in accordance with the foregoing principles. " ( 3) Prior to February 1 , 1935, on petition of the Code Authority or of any employee or e1nployer affected, or his representative, or on its own motion, the Silk Textile Work Assignment Board may in vestigate any work assignment which has been increase d since July 1, 1933, at any mill and the m . ill shall show the reaso ns for such increa se. If the Board finds after fair hearing suc h assignment r equires excessive effort it may require its reduction accordingly. "(4) The Silk Textile Work Assignment Board shall have authority to is sue rules and regulations and to appoint such agents as it may select, who shall have authority to make investigations and recommendations in order to carry out the provisions of this Section. " ( 5) The Silk Textile Work Assignment Board shall, subject to instructions of the President, make a study of actual operations in representative plants and report to the President as to a permanent plan for regulation of work assignments in the Industry." .Approved Code No. 48--Amendment No. 3. Regf stry No. 2()3.-()1. (2) 0