Context of Packers' consent decree. A history of legislation pertaining to the meat packers leading up to the packers' consent decree of 1920 and subsequent thereto, with a summary of the various court decisions growing out of the consent decree, including the decision of the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, January, 1931, modifying the decree. Presented by Mr. Brook. February 17 (calendar day, March 2), 1931. -- Ordered to be printed.