ERIC Number: ED250473
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984-Jun-18
Reference Count: N/A
Youth Employment Opportunity Wage Act of 1984. Hearing before the Committee on Labor and Human Resources, United States Senate, Ninety-Eighth Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.
This is a congressional hearing to examine S. 2687, the Youth Employment Opportunity Wage Act. (This bill would permit employers to pay youth a wage of 75 percent of the statutory minimum wage during the summer. The bill has a sunset provision.) Testimony includes statements from U.S. Senators and Representatives and from individuals representing the American GI Forum of the U.S.; American Farm Bureau Federation; Rockefeller Foundation; Board of National Conference of Black Mayors; Chamber of Commerce of the U.S.; Retail Bakers of America; Printing Industries of America, Inc.; Opportunities Industrialization Centers; AFL-CIO; Department of Labor; National Club Association; National Grocers Association; National Association of Manufacturers; National Federation of Independent Business; Minimum Wage Study Commission; and National Association of Minority Contractors. Additional materials are an excerpt from the Minimum Wage Study Commission, a report on findings of the youth entitlement demonstration, and questions and answers. (YLB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Committee on Labor and Human Resources.