John F. Morrall

BEFORE THE UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE: RESTRICTIONS ON PRIVATE CARRIAGE OF LETTERS; REVISIONS TO ALLOW PRIVATE DELIVERY OF “EXTREMELY URGENT” LETTERS

by John F. Morrall August 10, 1979 United States Postal Service

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today released comments on the Postal Service proposal that would allow private carriers to convey “extremely urgent” letters.   The comments are attached.

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MEMORANDUM TO: BARRY BOSWORTH, DIRECTOR FROM: JOHN F. MORRALL, DEPUTY ASSISTANT DIRECTOR FOR GOVERNMENT PROGRAMS AND REGULATIONS

by John F. Morrall June 4, 1979 Uncategorized

The Council on Wage and Price Stability today released the text of a letter to the International Trade Commission and a staff report concerning carbon steel plate from Poland. The documents are attached.

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Before the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System: Creation of New Deposit Categories

by John F. Morrall May 4, 1979 Board of Governers of the Federal Reserve System

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (Council) hereby submits its comments on proposals made by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (FRB) that would create new categories of time deposits. I The Council regards these proposals as a step in the direction of improving efficiency and promoting equity in the financial […]

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Before the International Trade Commission: ITC Copper Proceedings

by John F. Morrall June 28, 1978 International Trade Comission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (Council) is submitting these post-hearing comments to the International Trade Commission (ITC or Commission) on the investigation under Section 201 of the Trade Act of 1974 (88 stat. 1978) relating to refined copper. The refined copper investigation was requested by the principal domestic copper producers (Petitioners) in a […]

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Before the Occupational Safety and Health Administration: Proposed Standard for Occupational Exposure to Acrylonitrile

by John F. Morrall May 19, 1978 Occupational Safety and Health Administration

On March 10, 1978 the Council on Wage and Price Stability (COWPS) notified the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) that the Regulatory Analysis Review Group (Review Group) had selected for review OSHA’s analysis of its proposed acrylonitrile regulations.  Subsequently on March 22 the Review Group through COWPS sent to OSHA a list of concerns […]

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Before the International Trade Comission: Unalloyed Unwought Zinc

by John F. Morrall April 10, 1978 International Trade Comission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (Council) is submitting these post-hearing comments to the International Trade Commission (ITC or Commission) on the investigation under Section 201 of the Trade Act of 1974 (88 stat. 1978) relating to slab zinc. The slab zinc investigation was requested by the Lead-Z i nc Producers Committee (pet it […]

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Statement by John F. Morrall, III Before the Occupational Safety and Health Administration: Exposure to Coke Oven Emissions

by John F. Morrall May 11, 1976 Occupational Safety and Health Administration

“On July 31, 1975, the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) proposed new regulations on the operation of coke ovens. Informal hearings were held from November 4, 1975 to January 8, 1976. On March 4, 1976, the Inflation Impact Statement (lIS) was published and hearings specifically on the lIS were scheduled […]

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An Analysis of Certain Aspects of the Administration of the Davis- Bacon Act

by John F. Morrall May 4, 1976 Department of Labor

The Davis-Bacon Act, which was passed and signed into law in 1931, requires that contractors engaged in Federal government construction projects must pay their employees at wage rates not less than local “prevailing wages” as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor (DDL). Since 1931, over 60 Federal laws have been enacted that include provisions […]

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Comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability: Before the United States International Trade Commission: Petition of the American Footwear Industries Association, et al.

by John F. Morrall December 8, 1975 International Trade Comission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (the “Council”) hereby submits its comments on the Petition of the American Footwear Industries Association and other parties for import relief under Title II of the the Trade Act of 1974, 19 U.S.C. Section 2101 et seq.  The specified relief requested by the Petition is the imposition of […]

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Comments of the Council on Wage and Price Stability in Response to Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: Noise Abatement Regulation Submitted by EPA to FAA

by John F. Morrall November 26, 1975 Environmental Protection Agency

The Council on Wage and Price Stability (” the Council”) hereby submits its comments on the proposal that the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) submitted to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to bring about a reduction in the noise environment surrounding airports through changes in landing operating procedures (40 FR 44256, September 25, 1975). The Federal Aviation Act of 1958 as amended […]

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Impact of Proposed SST Flights on Pan American and TWA

by John F. Morrall August 6, 1975 Federal Aviation Administration

In estimating the demand for a wholly new travel option such as the SST, many assumptions and estimates must be made that greatly reduce the reliability of the projections. Lack of time and resources also handicapped this effort. However, I believe some reasonable inferences can be made based on the limited data presently available and […]

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BEFORE THE OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY AND HEALTH ADMINISTRATION WASHINGTON, D. C. : OCCUPATIONAL NOISE EXPOSURE DOCKET NO. OSH-llA

by John F. Morrall March 21, 1975 Occupational Safety and Health Administration

Administration (OSHA) of the Department of Labor (DOL) proposed that the current 90 dBA (time-weighted average) general industry noise standard be continued “until further empirical data and information on the health risk, feasibility, and economic impact indicate the practical ity and necessity of an 85 dBA requirement” (39 FR 37773). In its notice, OSHA proposed […]

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