Conditions of Government Contracts: Hearing Before the Committee on the Judiciary, House of Representatives, Seventy-fourth Congress, First Session on S. 3055 ... H.R.11554 ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1935
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administration agency amendment amount apply Association authority believe bidder bill Chairman child labor committee concerned Congress consideration construction contractor cost course Court Department of Labor determine DUFFY effect employed employees employment establish existing fact factory Federal firms fixed follows give Government contracts HEALEY increased industry KELLOGG legislation less limited maintain manufacturers materials matter maximum hours mean ment MICHENER minimum wages objection operation paid particular percent performance persons plant possible practice present prevailing principal contractor proposed provisions purchase question RAMSAY reason received referred regulations representing respect responsible result Secretary of Labor shows situation specific standards statement subcontractor supplies thing tion Trade United wages and hours week workers York
Page 515 - This country, with its institutions, belongs to the people who inhabit it. Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or their revolutionary right to dismember or overthrow it.
Page 362 - States, or place noncontiguous but subject to the jurisdiction thereof, where said goods, wares, and merchandise are intended by any person interested therein to be received, possessed? sold, or in any manner used, either in the original package or otherwise in violation of any law of such State...
Page 537 - ... to increase the consumption of industrial and agricultural products by increasing purchasing power, to reduce and relieve unemployment, to improve standards of labor, and otherwise to rehabilitate industry and to conserve natural resources.
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Page 361 - ... consumption, sale, or storage therein, shall upon arrival in such State or Territory be subject to the operation and effect of the laws of such State or Territory enacted in the exercise of its police powers, to the same extent and in the same manner as though such animals or birds had been produced in such State or Territory, and shall not be exempt therefrom by reason of being introduced therein in original packages or otherwise.
Page 515 - Labor is prior to, and independent of, capital. Capital is only the fruit of labor, and could never have existed if labor had not first existed. Labor is the superior of capital, and deserves much the higher consideration.
Page 355 - States, or if articles, materials, or supplies of the class or kind to be used or the articles, materials, or supplies from which they are manufactured are not mined, produced, or manufactured, as the case may be, in the United States in sufficient and reasonably available commercial quantities and of a satisfactory quality.