Bulletin of the Department of Labor Volume 3, Nos. 14-19

Bulletin of the Department of Labor Volume 3, Nos. 14-19

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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. 1898 edition. Excerpt: ...receive a fair and rational interpre tation, and full effect be given to the remedial purpose that constitutes their spirit. WEEKLY PAYMENT or WAGES--CONSTRUCTION or STA'1'U'l'E--Gommonwealth 'v. Dunn, -19 Northeastern Reporter, page 110.--This was an action by the State against John A. Dunn for a violation of the statute in relation to the weekly payment of wages brought in the superior court of Worcester County, Mass. Said case turned largely upon the construction of sections 51, 65, and 78 of chapter 508 of the acts of 1894 and section 1 of chapter 438 of the acts of 1895, which read as follows: SEO. 51. Every manufacturing, mining or quarrying, mercantile, railroad, street railway, telegraph and telephone corporation, every incorporated express company and water company shall pay weekly each einpl_oyee engaged in its business the wages earned by such employee to within six (l. ys of the date of said payment; and every city shall so Pa)' every employee engaged in its business, unless such employee shall request in writing to be paid in some diifcrent manner; and every munic in its business if so required by him; but if at any time of payment any employee shall be absent from his regular place of labor he shall be paid thereafter on demand. The provisions of this section shall not apply to any employee of a cooperative corporation or association who is a stockholder therein, unless such employee shall request such corporation to pay him weekly. The railroad commissioners after a hearlllgi 111fI.V exempt any railroad corporation from paying weekly any of:1l5l lle::1t;;).7SII@1l5:1tV;'h';, all ililhe (;)lll_l0el of the commissioners, prefer less fre' n w 1 i-. will not sutfer thereby. en ie in crests...
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