ERIC Number: ED034026
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1969
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Working Children. A Report on Child Labor; 1967 and 1968.
Wage and Hour and Public Contracts Divisions (DOL), Washington, DC.
Investigations to determine compliance with the child labor provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act identified violations in three major categories: (1) minors under 16 years old working in occupations for which a 16- or 18-year minimum age has been established, working in excess of the hours permitted children of that age, or working at times not permitted, (2) minors 16 and 17 years old working in non-agricultural occupations declared hazardous by the Secretary of Labor, for which an 18-year minimum age is established, and (3) minors under 16 working in agricultural occupations during hours schools are in session in the district where they live while employed, and working in agricultural occupations declared hazardous by the Secretary of Labor, for which a 16-year minimum age applies at any time. Data are presented in tabular form for fiscal years 1967 and 1968. (Author/CH)
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Authoring Institution: Wage and Hour and Public Contracts Divisions (DOL), Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Fair Labor Standards Act