ERIC Number: ED053267
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Mar
Reference Count: 0
Summary of State Labor Laws for Women.
Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.
Today all 50 states and Puerto Rico have laws relating to the employment of women; however, the standards established vary widely. This report examines employment legislation in regard to: (1) minimum wage, (2) overtime compensation, (3) hours of work, (4) equal pay, (5) fair employment practices, (6) industrial homework, (7) employment before and after childbirth, (8) occupational limitations, and (9) other standards. A history of the legislative provisions and a list of the states with the type of coverage are included. (BC)
Descriptors: Employed Women, Employment, Employment Practices, Labor Legislation, Minimum Wage Legislation, Pregnancy, State Legislation, Surveys, Tables (Data), Wages, Working Hours
Women's Bureau, Wage and Labor Standards Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C. 20212 (no charge)
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Authoring Institution: Women's Bureau (DOL), Washington, DC.