Webb-Pomerene Act

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Mission:

Competition

Rule/Law:

15 U.S.C. §§ 61-66, as amended

Under this statute, the Commission is responsible for receiving certain filings from export trade associations organized under the Act; investigating association operations that may adversely affect competition within the United States; making recommendations to associations for business readjustments deemed necessary to comply with the law; and, where appropriate, making recommendations to the Attorney General for law enforcement action.