Special Bulletins - State of New York, Department of Labor Volume 28-31

Special Bulletins - State of New York, Department of Labor Volume 28-31

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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. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ...A great number of agencies which furnish waiters are being conducted in saloons, and no specific charge for the securing of a position is made excepting that the whiter is supposed to spend a certain amount of his money for liquor or pool playing at the particular saloon which gets him his job. This condition of aflnirs is met by amendments which provide that agencies shall not be conducted in saloons, whether or not fees are charged. "Eighth. The question of securing n license in the first instance has been safeguarded in such a way that hearings can be had upon all applications for licenses, and evidence of the bad character of the applicant can be brought forward before the license is granted. This is n great improvement, since nu ounce of prevention has always proved worth more than apound of cure. These same provisions will also hold good in regard to persons wishing to have licensa transferred to them. "Ninth. The penalties attached to sending women to disorderly houses are made more drastic, as is also the penalty which attaches to the agent for immorality on the part of himself or his office employees. "Tenth. The office of the Commissioner of Licensee is itself made the subject of further provisions which will undoubtedly result in good to the public at large. The time within which he must render his decision on nn application has been reduced. The names of those applying for licenses and those applying for transfer must be posted. The applicant. must give satisfactory proof of his good chnructer. Complaints against agents must be in writing and must contain u statement of the facts constituting the complaint. Hearings must be held at least one week after the complaint is made and the Commissioner shall have eight...show more

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  • Paperback | 212 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 386g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236953886
  • 9781236953889