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Name: Occupations Particularly Hazardous for the Employment of Minors Between 16 and 18 Years of Age, or Detrimental to their Health or Well-Being Rule (29 CFR 570).
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Hazardous child labour; Occupational safety and health; Protection in certain sectors of economic activity
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1991-11-14
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1991-11-20, Vol. 56, No. 224, pp. 58626-58632
ISN: USA-1991-R-26633
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1991-11-20, Vol. 56, No. 224, pp. 58626-58632
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Abstract/Citation: Provides changes to three Hazardous Occupations Orders, issued under section 3(1) of the Fair Labour Standards Act (LS 1966 - USA 1), which prohibit employment of minors under 18 years of age for specified occupations that are hazardous or detrimental to health.
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