Study of Export-Import Bank and World Bank: Hearings Before the Committee on Banking and Currency, United States Senate, Eighty-third Congress, Second Session, on S. Res. 25, a Resolution to Authorize and Direct a Thorough Study of the Operations of the Export-Import Bank and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development and Their Relationship to Expansion of International Trade ...
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1954 - 1301 pages
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Page 4 - ... transaction the proceeds from the sale of any securities issued under the Second Liberty Bond Act, as amended...
Page 644 - The Congress hereby finds that the existence, in industries engaged in commerce or in the production of goods for commerce, of labor conditions detrimental to the maintenance of the minimum standard of living necessary for health, efficiency, and general wellbeing of workers...
Page 611 - The Commission may modify its findings as to the facts or make new findings, by reason of the additional evidence so taken...
Page 644 - Act, as amended from time to time, or any labor organization (other than when acting as an employer), or anyone acting in the capacity of officer or agent of such labor organization. 3. The term "employee...
Page 15 - Stat. 4), as amended, is amended (1) by striking out "$100,000,000" and inserting in lieu thereof "$200,000,000", and (2) by inserting before the period at the end thereof a colon and the following: "Provided further, That the...
Page 370 - Other witnesses will return at 2 o'clock. (Thereupon at 12 : 15 pm, a recess was taken until 2 pm, the same day.) AFTERNOON SESSION The CHAIRMAN.
Page 603 - States in accordance with the characteristics and needs of various branches of American production so that foreign markets will be made available to those branches of American production which require and are capable of developing such outlets by affording corresponding market opportunities for foreign products in the United States...
Page 638 - District, which may require or involve the employment of laborers or mechanics shall contain a provision that no laborer or mechanic doing any part of the work contemplated by the contract, in the employ of the contractor or any subcontractor contracting for any part of said work contemplated, shall be required or permitted to work more than eight hours in any one calendar day...
Page 645 - Except as otherwise provided in this section, no employer shall employ any of his employees who is engaged in commerce or in the production of goods for commerce for a workweek longer than forty hours, unless such employee receives compensation for his employment in excess of the hours above specified at a rate not less than one and one-half times the regular rate at which he is employed.