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Name: Hours of Service Act of 1907 (as amended through June 22, 1988)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Transport and communication workers; Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1988-06-22
Entry into force:
ISN: USA-1988-L-31153
Bibliography: U.S. Labor and Employment Laws, 1991-03, West, R., BNA Books, Washington, D.C., United States of America, pp. 7-57-7-62
Abstract/Citation: Regulates the hours of service in the railroad industry of employees in general, of dispatchers, and of signal system employees. It establishes the eight hour day as the measure or standard of a day's work.

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