Federal Law on Consumer Deception: An Agency by Agency Analysis

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Department of Justice, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice, 1979 - Administrative agencies - 254 pages
 

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Page 223 - Appraise Federal laws and policies with respect to the denial of equal protection of the laws because of race, color, religion, sex, or national origin, or in the administration of justice...
Page 220 - ... to a civil action by any person doing business in the locality falsely indicated as that of origin or in the region in which said locality is situated, or by any person who believes that he is or is likely to be damaged by the use of any such false description or representation.
Page 224 - USC 13011461), is governed by a Board of Directors consisting of the Secretaries of Labor, Commerce, and the Treasury. The Secretary of Labor is Chairman of the Board. A seven-member Advisory Committee, composed of two labor, two business, and three public members appointed by the President, advises the agency on various matters.
Page v - Law Enforcement Assistance Administration Henry S. Dogin, Administrator Homer F. Broome, Jr., Deputy Administrator for Administration National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice Harry M. Bratt, Acting Director This project was supported by Grant...
Page 46 - USC 1211), which prohibits the transportation of refrigerators without door safety devices. Activities To help protect the public from unreasonable risks of injury...
Page 26 - ... cooperation with the States in securing uniformity in weights and measures laws and methods of inspection...
Page 71 - ... (c) Effective with respect to vehicles and engines manufactured during model years beginning more than 60 days after the date of enactment of the Clean Air Amendments of 1970— (1) If the Administrator determines that a substantial number of any class or category of vehicles or engines, although properly maintained and used, do not conform to the regulations prescribed under section 202, when in actual use throughout their useful life...
Page 206 - '[T]he measure in amended form . . . creates a new, but relatively isolated area of criminal conduct consisting of the execution of a scheme to defraud or to obtain money or property by means of false or fraudulent pretenses, representations, or promises transmitted in writings, signs, pictures, or sounds via interstate wire or radio communications (which includes the medium of television).
Page 159 - Home Construction and Safety Standards Act of 1974, 42 USC 5401 et seq...
Page 207 - Section 4005 of title 39 of the United States Code authorizes the Postmaster General Upon evidence satisfactory to * * * [him] that any person is engaged in conducting a scheme or device for obtaining money or property through the mails by means of false or fraudulent pretenses, representations or promises * * *, to return mail addressed to such a person and forbid payment of money orders drawn to such a person.

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