Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of 1977
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Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of 1977 hearings before the Subcommittee for Consumers of the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, United States Senate, Ninety-fifth Congress, first session, on S. 1288 ... May 3 and 4, 1977. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Subcommittee for Consumers.

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


  • United States. Federal Trade Commission -- Appropriations and expenditures.

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LC ClassificationsKF26 .C693 1977f
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 304 p. ;
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4691645M
LC Control Number77603274

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Title I of this Act authorizes the Federal Trade Commission to develop regulations for written warranties. The Act directs the Commission to establish disclosure standards for written warranties, specifies standards for “full” warranties, limits disclaimer of implied warranties, and establishes consumer remedies for breach of warranty or service contract obligations. Federal Trade Commission U.S. Enforcement of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act of Some Observations and Thoughts Remarks of J. Thomas Rosch Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission before the Forum for EU-US Legal-Economic Affairs Paris, France Septem Good afternoon. For this session, I have been asked to say a few words about.   A bill to amend the Federal Trade Commission Act to provide for more effective and equitable enforcement of the laws administered by the Federal Trade Commission. The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.   The Federal Trade Commission Act authorizes this information collection for purposes of managing online comments. Comments and user names are part of the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) public records system, and user names also are part of the FTC’s computer user records system.

A more detailed analysis of the Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of follows. Recommended Citation Earl W. Kintner, Christopher Smith, and David B. Goldston, The Effect of the Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of on the FTC's Rulemaking and Enforcement Authority, 58 W by: 1. THE EFFECT OF THE FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION IMPROVEMENTS ACT OF ON THE FTC's RULEMAKING AND ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITY. EARL W. KINTNER* CHRISTOPHER SMITH** DAVID B. GOLDSTON*** On , President Carter signed into law the Federal Trade. Commission Improvements Act of The Act authorizes Cited by: 1. The Fair Packaging and Labeling Act (FPLA or Act), enacted in , directs the Federal Trade Commission and the Food and Drug Administration to issue regulations requiring that all "consumer commodities" be labeled to disclose net contents, identity of commodity, and name and place of business of the product's manufacturer, packer, or distributor. On January 4, , the Magnuson-Moss Warranty-Federal Trade Commission Improvement Act' became law. Passage of Title II of the Act2 marked the most ambitious attempt to enhance the authority of the Federal Trade Commission since the passage of its organic statute in In addition to expanding the Commission'sCited by: 5.

Warranty—Federal Trade Commission Improvement Act (“Magnuson-Moss Act”)7 and the additional procedures added by the Federal Trade Commission Improvements Act of (“FTC Im-provements Act”)8 (collectively referred to as the “Magnuson-Moss Procedures”). The focus of this Essay is the agency’s travails under these acts. Get this from a library! Federal Trade Commission amendments of and oversight: hearings before the Subcommittee on Consumer Protection and Finance of the Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce, House of Representatives, 95th Cong., 1st session, on H.R. , H.R. , and H.R. bills to amend the Federal trade Commission Act to expedite the enforcement of federal trade. Federal Trade Commission (Bureau of Competition) and Department of Justice (Antitrust Division): Hart-Scott-Rodino Annual Report: Fiscal Year Section 7A of the Clayton Act, 15 U.S.C. 18a (The Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of ) ( KB). The Hart-Scott-Rodino Act established the federal premerger notification program, which provides the FTC and the Department of Justice with information about large mergers and acquisitions before they occur. The parties to certain proposed transactions must submit premerger notification to the FTC and DOJ.