16 CFR 303.21 - Marking of samples, swatches, or specimens and products sold therefrom.

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§ 303.21 Marking of samples, swatches, or specimens and products sold therefrom.
(a) Where samples, swatches, or specimens of textile fiber products subject to the Act are used to promote or effect sales of such textile fiber products, the samples, swatches, or specimens, as well as the products themselves, shall be labeled to show their respective fiber contents and other required information: Provided, That such samples, swatches or specimens need not be labeled:
(1) If the samples, swatches, or specimens are less than two square inches (12.9 cm2) in area and the information otherwise required to appear on the label is clearly, conspicuously, and non-deceptively disclosed on accompanying promotional matter in accordance with the Act and regulations.
(2) If the samples, swatches, or specimens are keyed to a catalogue to which reference is necessary in order to complete the sale of the textile fiber products, and which catalogue at the necessary point of reference clearly, conspicuously, and non-deceptively discloses the information otherwise required to appear on the label in accordance with the Act and regulations; or
(3) If such samples, swatches, or specimens are not used to effect sales to ultimate consumers and are not in the form intended for sale or delivery to, or for use by, the ultimate consumer, and are accompanied by an invoice or other paper showing the required information.
(b) Where properly labeled samples, swatches, or specimens are used to effect the sale of articles of wearing apparel or other household textile articles which are manufactured specifically for a particular customer after the sale is consummated, the articles of wearing apparel or other household textile articles need not be labeled if they are of the same fiber content as the samples, swatches, or specimens from which the sale was effected and an invoice or other paper accompanies them showing the information otherwise required to appear on the label.
[24 FR 4480, June 2, 1959, as amended at 61 FR 11544, Mar. 21, 1996]

Title 16 published on 2014-01-01

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  • 2014-04-04; vol. 79 # 65 - Friday, April 4, 2014
    1. 79 FR 18766 - Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act
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      The amended Rules are effective on May 5, 2014. The incorporation by reference of the ISO standard 2076:2010(E) is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of May 5, 2014.
      16 CFR Part 303

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Title 16 published on 2014-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 16 CFR 303 after this date.

  • 2014-04-04; vol. 79 # 65 - Friday, April 4, 2014
    1. 79 FR 18766 - Rules and Regulations Under the Textile Fiber Products Identification Act
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION
      Final rule.
      The amended Rules are effective on May 5, 2014. The incorporation by reference of the ISO standard 2076:2010(E) is approved by the Director of the Federal Register as of May 5, 2014.
      16 CFR Part 303