16 CFR 0.1 - The Commission.

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§ 0.1 The Commission.

The Federal Trade Commission is an independent administrative agency which was organized in 1915 pursuant to the Federal Trade Commission Act of 1914 (38 Stat. 717, as amended; 15 U.S.C. 41-58). It is responsible for the administration of a variety of statutes which, in general, are designed to promote competition and to protect the public from unfair and deceptive acts and practices in the advertising and marketing of goods and services. It is composed of five members appointed by the President and confirmed by the Senate for terms of seven years.

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE

Title 16 published on 2015-01-01

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  • 2015-12-03; vol. 80 # 232 - Thursday, December 3, 2015
    1. 80 FR 75639 - Petition for Labeling Requirements Regarding Slip Resistance of Floor Coverings; Request for Comments
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      Notice of petition for rulemaking.
      The Office of the Secretary must receive comments on the petition by February 1, 2016.
      16 CFR Part 1408