To Prevent Discrimination by Boards of Trade Against Farmers' Cooperative Associations: Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, United States Senate, Sixty-ninth Congress, First Session on S. 2965, March 9-12, 1926

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Page 1 - When cattle are sent for sale from a place in one State, with the expectation that they will end their transit, after purchase, in another, and when in effect they do so, with only the interruption necessary to find a purchaser at the...
Page 31 - ... agrees to comply, with such terms and conditions as are or may be imposed lawfully on other members of such board: Provided, That no rule of a contract market shall forbid or be construed to forbid the return on a patronage basis by such cooperative association to its bona fide members of moneys collected in excess of the expense of conducting the business of such association.
Page 1 - States; and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. That when used in this Act: The term "common carrier by water in foreign commerce...
Page 2 - The act, omission, or failure of any official, agent, or other person acting for any individual, association, partnership, corporation, or trust within the scope of his employment or office shall be deemed the act, omission, or failure of such individual, association, partnership, corporation, or trust, as well as of such official, agent, or other person. The words "interstate commerce...
Page 1 - Articles normally in such current of commerce shall not be considered out of such commerce through resort being had to any means or device intended to remove transactions in respect thereto from the provisions of this Act [15 USCS 431 et seq.]. For the purpose of this paragraph the word "State" includes Territory, the District of Columbia, possession of the United States, and foreign nation.
Page 1 - interstate commerce " shall be construed to mean commerce between any State, Territory, or possession, or the District of Columbia, and any place outside thereof ; or between points within the same State, Territory, or possession, or the District of Columbia, but through any place outside thereof, or within any Territory or possession, or the District of Columbia.
Page 2 - ... any duly authorized representative of any lawfully formed and conducted co-operative association of producers having adequate financial responsibility which is engaged in...
Page 2 - ... having adequate financial responsibility which is organized under the cooperative laws of any State, or which has been recognized as a cooperative association of producers...
Page 2 - When the governing board thereof does not exclude from membership in, and all privileges on, such board of trade, any duly authorized representative of any lawfully formed and conducted cooperative association of producers...
Page 1 - future delivery." as used herein, shall not include any sale of cash grain for deferred shipment or delivery. The words "board of trade " shall be held to include and mean any exchange or association, whether incorporated or unincorporated, of persons who shall be engaged in the business of buying or selling grain or receiving the same for sale on consignment.

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