Amendment to Packers and Stockyards Act: Hearings Before the Committee on Agriculture, House of Representatives, Sixty Ninth Congress, First Session on H.R. 11384

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Page 201 - ... products and by-products thereof in interstate commerce, and that such fluctuations in prices are an obstruction to and a burden upon interstate commerce in grain and the products and by-products thereof and render regulation imperative for the protection of such commerce and the national public interest therein.
Page 263 - ... covered by the charges, he shall make a report in writing in which he shall state his findings as to the facts, and shall issue and cause to be served on the packer an order requiring such packer to cease and desist from continuing such violation. The testimony taken at the hearing shall be reduced to writing and filed in the records of the Department of Agriculture.
Page 125 - It shall be unlawful for any stockyard owner, market agency, or dealer to engage in or use any unfair, unjustly discriminatory, or deceptive practice or device...
Page 125 - ... (3) After such order, or such order as modified, has been sustained by the courts as provided in section...
Page 238 - Unless there is objection the committee will stand adjourned until to-morrow morning at 10 o'clock. (Whereupon, at 12 o'clock noon, the committee adjourned until to-morrow, Thursday, February 10, 1916, at 10 o'clock am) LEASING OF OIL LANDS.
Page 125 - Make or give, in commerce, any undue or unreasonable preference or advantage to any particular person or locality in any respect whatsoever, or subject, in commerce, any particular person or locality to any undue or unreasonable prejudice or disadvantage in any respect whatsoever...
Page 125 - ... (f) Conspire, combine, agree, or arrange with any other person (1) to apportion territory for carrying on business in commerce, or (2) to apportion purchases or sales of any article in commerce, or (3) to manipulate or control prices...
Page 127 - That is the whole thing. That is what they contemplate this whole title would cost. The CHAIRMAN. Grants to public education is not in the jurisdiction of your committee, is it ? Mr. CELLER. I am speaking of what the cost of title IV would be. The CHAIRMAN. I am not talking about that. What I am talking about is your getting in this educational field and authorizing the Commissioner of Education to make grants. You will find it on page 52. There the Commissioner is authorized, upon application of...
Page 263 - In witness whereof I have hereunto set my hand and caused the official seal of the Department of Agriculture to be affixed in the city of Washington, this day of August, 1922. HENRY C. WALLACE, Secretary of Agriculture.
Page 125 - ... for the purpose or with the effect of manipulating or controlling prices in commerce, or of creating a monopoly in the acquisition of, buying, selling, or dealing in, any article in commerce, or of restraining commerce; or...

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