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Amendment to code of fair competition for the Nottingham lace curtain industry as approved on August 7, 1934

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Amendment to code of fair competition for the Nottingham lace curtain industry as approved on August 7, 1934
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Nottingham lace curtain industry
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United States -- National Recovery Administration
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Drapery industry -- Law and legislation -- United States ( lcsh )
Lace industry -- Law and legislation -- United States ( lcsh )
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At head of title: National Recovery Administration.
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"Registry No. 226-1-04."
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"Approved Code No. 78--Amendment No. 1."

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NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMINISTRATION



AMENDMENT TO
CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION

FOR THE

NOTTINGHAM LACE CURTAIN

INDUSTRY


AS APPROVED ON AUGUST 7, 1934


WE DO OUR PART


UNITED STATES
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE
WASHINGTON: 1934


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Approved Code No. 78-Amendment No. 1


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Approved Code No. 78-Amendment No. 1


AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION
FOR THE

NOTTINGHAM LACE CURTAIN INDUSTRY

As Approved on August 7, 1934


ORDER

APPROVING MODIFICATION OF CODE OF FMIR COMPETITION FOR THE
NOTTrINGHAM LACE CURTAIN 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 a modifica-
tion of a Code of Fair Competition for the Nottingham Lace Cur-
tain Industry, and an opportunity to file objections thereon having
been given and the annexed report on said modification, 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 Presi-
dent, including Executive Order No. 6543-A, dated December 30,
1933, and otherwise; do hereby incorporate, by reference, said an-
nexed report and do find that said modification and the Code as
constituted after being modified 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 modification
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 modified, such approval and such modification to take
effect ten (10) days from the date hereof, unless good cause to the
contrary is shown to the Administrator before that time and the
Administrator issues a subsequent order to that effect.
HUGH S. JOHNSON,
Administrator for Industrial Recovery.
Approval recommended:
RoBERr L. HousToN,
Division. Administrator.
WASHINGTON, D.C.,
August 7, 1934.
78999--1044-38----34 (1)













REPORT TO THE PRESIDENT


The PRESIDENT,
The VWhite House.
Sli: I have the honor to -utbmit herewith an amendment to the
Code of Fair Conlmpetition for the Nottingham Lace Curtain In-
dustry. The amn.-ndment, which is attached, was presented by the
Code Authority.
Notice of o)ppo)rtunility to file objections to this amendment was
given and i, (,ojectihon, were received.
The anendm'l-it provides that Article XIII sliall be added to the
Code. making the payment of the expenl-.e- of code administration
ma nidatoiv upon all ne' -l.rs of the Industry in accordance with the
rules and regtilationi,r -if the Administrator.
FINDINGS
The Deputy Adminis.trator in his final report to me on said amend-
ient to sail COtde having found a.s herein set foithi and on the basis
of all proceedings in this Ilatter:
I fnd 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 Indii.,trial Recovery. Act including the rem-oval of obstruc-
tions to the fle i'l Hfow of int.ert.-tte and foreign c'inmmerce which tend
to diminish tlie amount thereof, and will provide for the general
vweifare by promoting the organization of industry for the purpose
otf (*o:,perative nation among trade groups-. by inducing and main-
taining united action of labor and managemrvnt under adequate
govern:mental .,anctin and supervision, by elimilnting unfair com-
iptirive praCct'r-~,, by promoting the fullest possible utilization of the
present produc.lIive capacity of indiu,,tries, by avoiding undue restric-
tion of production (except as ,may be te mporrily required), by in-
creasillg the co m.,unpttioj of industrial and agricultural products
through increasing purchi-~ing power, by reducing and relieving
unemployment. by improving -.tandards of labor, and by otherwise
rehubditating iidu-try.
(b) The Code as amended complies in all respects with the perti-
neut provi.-,ionls of said Title of said Act, including without limita-
tion Sub.ection (a) of Section 3, Subsection (a) of Section 7 aind
Subsuection (b) of Section 10 thereof.
(c) The Code empowers, the e oe Authority to present. the afore-
:.Aid amenldmilent on behalf 4f the Industry ;as a whole.
(d) The anmendment. and the Code as amended are not designed
to anl will inot permit monopolies or Inon i list, ic practices.
(e) The amendment and the Code as amended as not designed
to and will not eliminate or oppress small enterprises and will not
operate to discriminate against them.







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(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. ha., been approved by me.
Respectfully,
HUGii S. JOHNSON,
A dmin ist ator.
AUGUST 7,1 934.









AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR
THE NOTTINGHAM LACE CURTAIN INDUSTRY

The Code shall be amended by adding Article XIII:
"1. It being found necessary in order to support the administra-
tion 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 Administrator for his approval, subject to
such notice and opportunity to be heard as he 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 ap-
proved by the Administrator, to determine and obtain equitable con-
tribution as above set forth by all members of the Industry, and to
that end, if necessary, to institute legal proceedings therefore in its
own name.
"2. Each member of the Industry shall pay his or its equitable
contribution to the expenses of the maintenance of the Code Author-
ity, determined as hereinabove provided, and subject to rules and
regulations pertaining thereto issued by the Administrator. Only
members of the Industry complying with the Code and contribut-
ing to the expenses of its administration as hereinabove provided,
unless duly exempted from making such contributions, shall be en-
titled to participate in the selection of members of the Code Au-
thority 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.
3. The Code Authority shall neither incur nor pay any obliga-
tion 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
Administrator; and no subsequent budget shall contain any defi-
ciency item for expenditures in excess of prior budget estimates
except those which the Administrator shall have so approved."
Approved Code No. 78-Amendment No. 1.
Registry No. 226-1-04.
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Approved Code No. 78-Am e ndment No. 1 Registry No. 226-1-:--04 NATIONAL RECOVERY ADMI N IST RAT ION AlVIENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE NOTTINGHAM LACE CURTAIN INDUSTRY AS APPROVED ON AUGUST 7, 1934 UNITED STATES GOVER NMEN T PRINTING OFFICE WASHINGTON: 1934 For sale b y the S up ed nl e nde nt of Do um e nts, \Yas h ington, D.C. P r ice 5 cents

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Approved Code No. 78-Amendrnent No. 1 AMENDMENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE NOTTINGHAM LACE CURTAIN INDUSTRY As Approved on August 7, 1934 ORDER APPROVING MomFICATION O F ConE OF FAIR CmvrPETITION FOR THE NOTTINGHAM L ACE CURTAIN INDUSTRY An application having been duly made pursuant to and in full compliance with the provisions of Title I of the National Industrial R ecovery Act, approved June 16 , 1933 , for approval of a modifica tion of a Code of Fair Competition for the Nottingham La ce Cur tain Industr y, and an opportunity to file ob j ections thereon having b een give11. and the annexed report on said modification, contain ing findings with respect thereto, h aving been made and directed to the Pr es id ent : NO'\V, THEREFORE, on behalf of the Pr es id ent of the United States, I, Hugh S. Johnson, Administrator for Indu str ial R ec overy, pur s uant to authority vested in me by Exe cut iv e Orders of the Pr esi dent, including Executive Order No. 6543-A, elated De cember 30, 1933, and otherwise; do her eby in corporate, by reference, said an nexed report and do find that said modification and the Code as constituted after being modified comp ly in all respects with th e pertin e nt provisions and will promote the policy and purposes of said Title of said Act, and do hereby order that said modification be and it is hereby approved, and that the previous approval of said Cocle is her eby modified to in clude an approval of said Code in its entirety as modified, such approval and such modification to take effect ten (10) days from the date hereof, unless good cause to the contrary i s shown to the Administrator before that time and the Admini st rator issues a subsequent order to th at effect . H GH 8. JOHNSON, .A...dm.inistrator for I ndustrial R e covery. Approval re commended : ROBERT L. HOUSTON' Division Administrator. w ASHINGTON D.C., Au . gust 7, 1 934 . 7 8999-1044-38-34 (1)

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REPORT TO THE PRE SIDEN T The PRESIDENT, Th e White H oitse . Sm : I have the honor to subm it her ewith an am endment to the Cod e of Fair Competit ion for the N ottiugham Lace C urt a in In dustry. The aincndm e nt, which is attached, was pre se nted by the Code AuthoTity. Notice of opportunity to fil e ob j ections to thi s amendme nt was g i ven and no ob j ections wern received . The amendme11t provides that Art icl e XIII shall be added to the Code, rnakiJJg th e payment of the expenses of code adm ini strat ion mandatory upon a ll 11l ''mb 0 r~ of the Industry in accordance w ith the rule and r egu lation s 8 f th e Adm inj st r ator. The Deputy Administrator in h i s final r cp0rt to i:ne on sai d amend i::nent to sa id Code having found as her ein set forth and on the basis o.:li all procee lings in thi. matter : I find t ha t: (a) The amendment to ...:aid Code and the Code as am.ended are well des i gned to promote the po li cies and purp oses of Title I of the N ati011a l Indu s tria l Recovery Act inclu d in g t h e remova l of obst ruc tions to the free flmv of interstate and for eign ommerce which tend to dimin i sh the mnou11t the r eof, and will provide for the genera l welfa1 e hy promoting the organiza tion of i nclu try the purpose of c-~ope ratiy e nc ti o n a111ong trade group s, bv i .:. 1cluci11g and ma in taining united uctio11 of la bo r ~nd managern en t n:ncler adequate gov e rnmental ::-mnction and ..: upervision,. by el i 1ninc1ti 11 g unfoir com. pe-titive prricti e;e ::,, by pro~11oting the fullest poss i ble ntilization of the pn :is ent pro . c1ncti ve capac i ty of in dustr i es, by avoiding undue rest ri c ti011 of production ( except as m~ty be temp rarily required), by in cre-a"'il1g the consumption of in clus trial and agricultura l products thr ough increasing purchas i ng power, byred u cing and r e li ev ing unemnlo.ym e nt , by imp r ov i ng st andards of l abo r,. Q.nd by otherwise rehab1li t at i n inclu -try . . (b) The Code a arn"ndecl comp lie s in a ll r espeds with the perti nent provisio11s of .-aid Tit l e of sa.icl Act, inclurliDg without limita tion Snb ection (a) or Section ~, Subsect i on (a) of ~ection 7 and S u bsoction (b) of Section 10 thereof. ( c) The Cocle empowers the Code Authority to p r sent the afo r c rmid am endment on behalf of the Industry as u whol e . ( d) The ame1Jclment and the Code as amend@ d are not designed to and will not permit monopo li es or rnonopoli.stic practices . ( e) The amendment and the Code as arnended a not designe d to and will not el i minrrtc or o ppress sma ll enter prises and wi ll not operate to cliscrim]nat e against th em . (2)

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3 (f) Tho e engaged in other s t eps of the economic process have not been deprived f th right to be heard prior t approval of sa id amendment. For the above reasonc• this amendment h as b en a1 proveu by me. Re pectfully, AuausT 7, 1934 . Huou S . JonNsoJ.~, Aclniinistrator .

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AMENDlY .t":ENT TO CODE OF FAIR COMPETITION FOR THE NOTTINGHAM LA CE CURTAIN INDUSTRY The Code s hall be amended by adding Article XIII : "1. It being fou nd necessary in order to sup port the administra tion of this Cocl-e and to maintain the standards of :fair competition established hereunder and to effectuate the policy of the Act, the Code Authority i s authorized: " (a) To incur such r e a s onable obligat ion s as are nec essa ry and prop-er for the foregoing purpos es, and to meet s u c h obligations out of funds which may be rai e el as hereinafter provided and which shall be h e ld in t r u st :for the purposes of the Code ; (b) To s ubmit to the Administrator :for hi approval, s ubject to such notice and opportunity to be h-eard as he may deem necessary (1) an itemiz ed budget of its esti mated expense for the foregoing purpo ses, and (2) an equita bl e basis upon which the funds neces sary to support s uch budget s hall be contributed by members of the Indu stry; " ( c) After suc h budget and basis o:f contribution have b ee n ap proved by the Administ rator , to determine and obtain eq.uitable con tributi on as above set forth by all members of the Industry, and to that end, if necessary, to institute legal pro ceedings therefor in its own name. "2. Each member of the Industry shall pay his or it s equitable contribution to the expenses of the maintenance of the Code A uthor ity, determined as hereinabove provided, and sub ject to rule s and regulations pertaining thereto i ssued by the Administrator. Only members of the Industry complying with the Code and contribut ing to the expenses of its administration as hereinabove provided, unless duly exempted :from making such contributions, shall be en titled to participate in the se l ec tion of memb e r s of the Code Au thority or to r eceive the benefits of any of i ts voluntary activities or to make use of any emblem or insignia of the National R ecove iy Administration. " 3. The Code Authority sha ll neither in c ur nor pay any obliga tion substantially in excess of the amount thereof as estimated in it s approved budget; and s h all in no event exceed the total amount contained in the approved budget except upon approval of the A
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