Materials Shortages, Impact on Small Business: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Retailing, Distribution, and Marketing Practices of the Select Committee on Small Business, United States Senate, Ninety-third Congress, Second Session ... Davenport, Iowa--September 6, 1974
United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Small Business. Subcommittee on Retailing, Distribution, and Marketing Practices
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Page 562 - Education is hereby created, to consist of the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Commerce, the Secretary of Labor, the United States Commissioner of Education, and three citizens of the United States to be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate.
Page 532 - The uniform, constant, and uninterrupted effort of every man to better his condition, the principle from which public and national, as well as private opulence is originally derived, is frequently powerful enough to maintain the natural progress of things toward improvement, in spite both of the extravagance of government, and of the greatest errors of administration.
Page 144 - The law, in its majestic equality, forbids the rich as well as the poor to sleep under bridges, to beg in the streets, and to steal bread'.
Page 565 - NOW, THEREFORE, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and statutes of the United States, particularly the Economic Stabilization Act of 1970, as amended, it is hereby ordered as follows : SECTION 1. (a) The Pay Board and Price Commission established by sections...
Page 559 - Council. (b) The Council shall be composed of the following members: the Secretary of the Treasury, who shall be the Chairman of the Council.
Page 567 - Authority may conduct its proceedings in such manner as will be conducive to the proper dispatch of business and to the ends of justice.
Page 567 - Council may delegate to him, including the development and establishment of criteria and standards for the stabilization of wages and salaries which shall be applied in the administration of this Order, as may be delegated to him by the Council. SEC. 8. (a) There is hereby continued the "Price Commission" (hereinafter referred to as the Commission ) . (b) The Commission shall be composed of seven members.
Page 147 - The powers granted in this section shall not be used to control the general distribution of any material in the civilian market unless the President finds ( 1 ) that such material is a scarce and critical material essential to the national defense, and (2) that the requirements of the national defense for such material cannot otherwise be met without creating a significant dislocation of the normal distribution of such material in the civilian market to such a degree as to create appreciable hardship.
Page 565 - ... no person shall, directly or indirectly, pay or agree to pay, in any transaction, wages or salaries in any form, or to use any means to obtain payment of wages and salaries in any form, higher than those permitted hereunder, whether by retroactive increase or otherwise.