Governmental War Agencies Affecting Business; Prepared For The National Association Of Manufacturers

Paperback | January 31, 2012

byJames Augustin Emery

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... War Trade Board The War Trade Board was constituted by executive order, signed by the President on October 12, 1917. Executive Orders and Proclamations. Previous and supplemental executive orders outlining the functions of the Board, which executive orders have the force of law, were made under date of June 22, 1917, July 9, 1917, August 21, 1917, October 12, 1917, and November 28, 1917. These orders are issued by virtue of the Espionage Law (Title 7). approved June 15, 1917, and Trading with the Enemy Law, approved October 6, 1917. A pamphlet on Trading with the Enemy Law has been distributed by the Association to its members. Main Lines of Activity. The Board sits daily, negotiates with foreign governments, decides questions of policy which arise from time to time, and gives instructions to the Bureau of exports. It is enforcing the authority, covering the control of exports and imports, conferred by the Espionage and the Trading with the Enemy Laws. The President has issued proclamations governing the restrictions of exports and imports and providing a system of licenses. The War Trade Board has instructed shippers concerning the licences, and is directly in contact with American business as it relates to foreign trade. Only with the consent of the Board may agents of the enemy countries do business in the United States. Enemy companies also may not change the names they used at the beginning of the war without special license. It has the executive administration of all' instructions issued by the President regarding exports and embargoes, and, in conjunction with the War Trade Council, is engaged in conserving the food supply of the country and regulating exports so that the products of America will not reach the enemy..' Imports. A proclamation of th...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1918. Excerpt: ... War Trade Board The War Trade Board was constituted by executive order, signed by the President on October 12, 1917. Executive...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:88 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.18 inPublished:January 31, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217217109

ISBN - 13:9780217217101

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