Bulletin of the Bureau of Labor Volume 19, Nos. 83-85

Bulletin of the Bureau of Labor Volume 19, Nos. 83-85

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1909 edition. Excerpt: ...telegraph, and express or transportation oflices, in addition to manufacturing, mechanical, or mercantile establishments, laundries, hotels, and restaurants to which the restriction of a former law applied. The proviso of the old law allowing females employed in retail stores to work twelve hours per day during the week preceding Christmas is stricken out. Other statutes affecting the employment of women are one of North Carolina (chap. 857, 1909) requiring seats to be provided for and their use permitted to female employees in stores, shops, oflices, and manufacturing establishments; and one of Missouri (p. 442, 1909) relative to the employment of females in barrooms. This act amends a former law by striking out the proviso that excepted from its prohibitions the employment of the wife, mother, daughter, or sister of the owner of a place where liquor is sold. LABOR ORGANIZATIONS. Labor organizations are distinguished from other associations and corporations by the laws of California (chap. 1362,1909) and of Montana (chap. 97, 1909), which exempt labor organizations from the provisions of the antitrust laws of these States. In California the exemption is effected by declaring that labor is not a commodity within the meaning of the act, while the law of Montana specifically exempts agreements for lessening the hours of labor or increasing the wages. The Federal Congress also (see. 38, chap. 6, 1st sess., 1909) exempted labor organizations from the payment of the excise tax levied on corporations. Imposition on labor unions by the unauthorized use of badges, cards, etc., is made a misdemeanor by laws of California (chaps. 331 and 392, 1909), Rhode Island (chap. 439, 1909), Texas (chap. 79, 1909), and Virginia (chap. 54, 1908). Laws...show more

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  • Paperback | 474 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 839g
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  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236885031
  • 9781236885036