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SECTION 11

HOUSE BILL.

PASSED BY SENATE.

CONFERENCE AGREEMENT.

Sec. 11. That when in the course of any investigation made under this Act the commission shall obtain information concerning any unfair competition or practice in commerce not necessarily constituting a violation of law by the corporation investigated, it shall make report thereof to the President, to aid him in making recommendations to Congress for legislation in relation to the regulation of commerce, and the information so obtained and the report thereof shall be made public by the commission.

SEC. 17. That the commission shall on or before the first day of December in each year make a report, which shall be transmitted to Congress. This report shall contain such facts and statistics collected by the commission as may be considered of value in the determination of questions connected with the conduct of commerce by corporations, excepting corporations subject to the acts to regulate commerce, including an abstract of the annual and special reports of corporations made to the commission under section nine of this act: Provided, That no trade secrets or private lists of customers shall be embraced in any such abstract. The report shall also include such recommendations as to additional legislation as the commission may deem necessary. The commission may also from time to time publish such additional reports or bulletins of facts and statistics relating to corporations engaged in commerce as may be deemed useful and do not violate the provisions of this act. Sec. 18. That nothing contained in

SEC. 11. Nothing contained in this Sec. 11. Nothing contained in this act shall be construed to prevent Act shall be construed to prevent or this Act shall be construed to preor interfere with the Attorney Gen- interfere with the enforcement of vent or interfere with the enforceeral in enforcing the provisions of the provisions of the antitrust ment of the provisions of the antithe antitrust acts or the acts to Acts or the Acts to regulate com- trust Acts or the Acts to regulate regulate commerce.

merce, nor shall anything contained commerce, nor shall anything conin the Act be construed to alter, tained in the Act be construed to modify, or repeal the said antitrust alter, modify, or repeal the said Acts or the Acts to regulate com- antitrust Acts or the Acts to regumerce or any part or parts thereof. late commerce or any part or parts

Amend the title so as to read: thereof.

An Act to create a Federal Trade Commission, to define its powers and duties, and for other purposes.

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SECTION OF H. R. 13811 AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, REPAIR, AND PRESERVATION OF CERTAIN PUBLIC WORKS ON RIVERS

AND HARBORS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES

AS PASSED BY THE HOUSE, AS REPORTED TO THE SENATE

AND THE SUBSTITUTE SUBMITTED BY MR. BURTON

SEPTEMBER 18 (CALENDAR DAY, SEPTEMBER 19), 1914 —Ordered to be printed.

WASHINGTON

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RIVER AND HARBOR BILL.

H. R. 13811, AN ACT MAKING APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE CONSTRUCTION, REPAIR, AND PRES

ERVATION OF CERTAIN PUBLIC WORKS ON RIVERS AND HARBORS, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES.

HOUSE BILL.

REPORTED SUBSTITUTE.

BURTON SUBSTITUTE.

Be it enacted by the Senate and Be it enacted by the Senate and Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the House of Representatives of the House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress United States of America in Congress United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums assembled, That the following sums assembled, That the following sums of money be, and are hereby, appro- of money be, and are hereby, appro- of money be, and are hereby, appropriated, to be paid out of any money priated, to be paid out of any money priated, to be paid out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise ap- in the Treasury not otherwise ap- in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to be immediately avail- propriated, to be immediately avail- propriated, to be immediately available, and to be expended under the able, and to be expended under the able, and to be expended under the direction of the Secretary of War direction of the Secretary of War direction of the Secretary of War and the supervision of the Chief of and the supervision of the Chief of and the supervision of the Chief of Engineers,' for the consiruction, Engineers, for the construction, Engineers, for the construction, completion, repair, and preservation completion, repair, and preservation completion, repair, and preservation of the public works hereinafter of the public works' hereinafter of the public works hereinafter named: named:

named: Improving Tenants Harbor, Improving Tenants Harbor, Maine: Completing improvement in Maine: Completing improvement in accordance with the report submit accordance with the report submitted in Rivers and Harbors Commit- ted in Rivers and Harbors Committee Document Numbered Twelve, tee Document Numbered Twelve, Sixty-second Congress, third ses- Sixty-second Congress, third session, $12,500.

sion, $12,500. Improving harbor at Portland, Improving harbor at Portland, Improving harbor at Portland, Maine: Continuing improvemont, Maine: Continuing improvement, Maine: Continuing improvement, $105,000. $105,000.

$105,000. Improving Wills Strait, Casco Improving Wills Strait, Casco Improving Wills Strait, Casco Bay, Maine: Completing improve- Bay, Maine: Completing improve- Bay, Maine: Completing improvement in accordance with the report ment in accordance with the report ment in accordance with the report submitted in House Document submitted in House Document submitted in Numbered Fourteen hundred and Numbered Fourteen hundred and Numbered Fourteen hundred and sixteen, Sixty-second Congress,

Congress, sixteen, Sixty-second Congress, sixteen, Sixty-second Congress, third session, $16,500. third session, $16,500.

third session, $16,500. Improving Saint Croix River, Improving Saint Croix River, Improving Saint Croix River, Maine: Completing improvement, Maine: Completing improvement, Maine: Completing improvement, $84,000. $81,000.

$84,000. Improving harbor at Burlington, Improving harbor at Burlington, Improving harbor at Burlington, Vermont: For maintenance and Vermont: For maintenance and Vermont: For maintenance and repair of breakwater, $2,000. repair of breakwater, $2,000. repair of breakwater, $2,000. Improving Narrows of Lake Improving Narrows of Lake Improving Narrows of

of Lake Champlain, New York and Ver- Champlain, New York and Ver- Champlain, New York and Vermont:

mont, in accordance with the report mont, in accordance with the report submitted in House Document Num- submitted in House Document Numbered Thirteen hundred and eighty- bered Thirteen hundred and eightyseven, Sixty-second Congress, third seven, Sixty-second Congress, third

session, and subject to the conditions session, and subject to the conditions For maintenance, $5,000. set forth in said document, $200,000. set forth in said document, $200,000. Improving harbor at Beverly, Improving harbor at Beverly, Improving harbor at Beverly, Massachusetts, in accordance with Massachusetts, in accordance with Massachusetts, in accordance with the report submitted in House the report submitted in House the report submitted in House Document Numbered Two hundred Document Numbered Two hundred Document Numbered Two hundred and twenty, Sixty-third Congress, and twenty, Sixty-third Congress, and twenty, Sixty-third Congress. SD-63-2--vol 25—18

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