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Name: Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Hours of work, weekly rest and paid leave
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1986-01-01
Entry into force:
ISN: USA-1986-L-31154
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=31154&p_lang=en
Bibliography: U.S. Labor and Employment Laws, 1991-03, West, R., BNA Books, Washington, D.C., United States of America, 8-20-8-25
Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act (as amended) Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act (as amended) US Department of Labor, United States (consulted on 2004-08-05)
Abstract/Citation: Makes provisions for the construction industry in respect of, inter alia, the forty hour week, overtime compensation, contractual conditions, liability of employers for violations, and health and safety standards. (Abridged version. Not all provisions are included.)
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