Amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921
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Amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, 1921 hearings before the United States Senate Committee on Agriculture and Forestry, Seventy-Third Congress, second session, on Mar. 14-16, 19-22, 1934

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Packing-houses -- Law and legislation -- United States,
  • Stockyards -- Law and legislation -- United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationiv, 480 p
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15298173M

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To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, , to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter. 1. Prohibition on packers owning, feeding, or controlling livestock (a) In general. Section of the Packers and Stockyards Act, (7 .   S. ( th): A bill to amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, , to make it unlawful for a packer to own, feed, or control livestock intended for slaughter. Packers and Stockyards Act Page 11 eceer Packers and Stockyards Act, Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled. Title I—Definitions Section 1 [7 U S C ] Short title This Act may be cited as the “Packers and Stockyards Act, ”. The Packers and Stockyards Act of (7 U.S.C. §§ b; P&S Act) was enacted following the release in of the Report of the Federal Trade Commission on the meatpacking industry. As the outbreak of World War I occurred and the cost of living rose, President Woodrow Wilson ordered the FTC to investigate the industry from the "hoof to Enacted by: the 67th United States Congress.

Packers and Stockyards Act, , enacted Aug (42 Stat. ) and amended and supplemented by the following acts of Congress: May 5, (44 Stat. )File Size: KB. Packers and Stockyards Act, ; TOPN: Packers and Stockyards Act, Sometimes classification is easy; the law could be written with the Code in mind, and might specifically amend, extend, or repeal particular chunks of the existing Code, making it no great challenge to figure out how to classify its various parts. And as we said. The Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards. Administration (GIPSA) administers the P&S Act through its Packers and Stockyards Program (we). GIPSA is an agency within the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA). History. President Harding signed the P&S Act on Aug Congress passed the P&S Act to address serious concerns about. Summary of H.R - th Congress (): To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act, , to expand the pilot investigation for the collection of information regarding prices paid for the procurement of cattle and sheep for slaughter and of muscle cuts of beef and lamb to include swine and muscle cuts of swine.

To amend the Packers and Stockyards Act of , as amended, and for other purposes. 1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa-2 ties of the United States of America in Congress assembled, 3 That the proviso in the paragraph designated "Packers and 4 Stockyards Act," under the heading "MARKETING. PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT. In , the result of an investigation by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Congress responded to gross abuses within the meat industry by passing the Packers and Stockyards Act. The legislation made the meat-packing industry and any related industry subject to federal regulation and gave the Secretary of Agriculture purview over . of the Packers and Stockyards Act, will apply to some within the sectors that the Act regulates. A. The Packers and Stockyards Act and Market Concentration The Packers and Stockyards Act has been amended several times, but its core provisions were enacted in response to market concentration 36 ARKANSAS LAW NOTES 8. Daniels Size: KB. THE PACKERS AND STOCKYARDS ACT, two suppliers who were packers under the act. The Federal Trade Commission. 11 ruled that Food Fair Stores, Inc., a retail grocery chain, is a packer under the act by virtue of slaughtering livestock and processing meat for distribution in commerce and that there­.