Minimum Wage-hour Legislation: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Labor Standards of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Eighty-sixth Congress, Second Session, on Various Bills Regarding Minimum Wage Legislation ...
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PÓgina 871 - To regulate commerce with foreign nations, among the several States, and with the Indian tribes.
PÓgina 205 - (15) any employee employed in planting or tending trees, cruising, surveying, or felling timber, or In preparing or transporting logs or other forestry products to the mill, processing plant, railroad, or other transportation terminal, if the number of employees employed by his employer in such forestry or lumbering operations does not exceed twelve...
PÓgina 59 - FINDING AND DECLARATION OF POLICY SEC. 2. (a) The Congress hereby finds that the existence, in industries engaged in commerce or in the production of goods for commerce, of labor conditions detrimental to the maintenance of the minimum standard of living necessary for health, efficiency, and general wellbeing of workers...
PÓgina 297 - ... for the previous year, and the cost per hectare 1*2.20, as against 1*3.72. While this reduction is gratifying, it is nevertheless true that the cost of surveying small individual holdings is still often very excessive. This is due in no small degree to the fact that the tracts desired are all over the islands, so that the cost of the necessary travel in connection with their survey is very great. Were all private holdings in a given area to be surveyed at one time, the cost of surveys would become...
PÓgina 72 - In purchasing power of the salary is reduced by increases in the cost of living as measured by the Consumer Price Index of the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics.
PÓgina 503 - ... bargaining agreements and in subsection (3), for a period of not more than fourteen workweeks in the aggregate in any calendar year, for employees in an industry found by the Administrator to be of a seasonal nature.
PÓgina 183 - ... possible standard on which they can subsist. The low standards of living, which are a result of low wages, have been accentuated and worsened by the rise in the cost of living in recent years. This rise has been reflected in the Consumer Price Index published by the US Department of Labor. The rise in the general price level has created a...
PÓgina 185 - In extending coverage in this direction to all employees of any large retailer whose activities affect commerce, the Congress would be exercising powers which It has already exercised and which have been upheld as constitutional by the Supreme Court In fact, the Supreme Court pointed out Congress did not go to the limit of its own power to regulate commerce in the coverage provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act and that extension of coverage to large retail enterprises whose activities affect...
PÓgina 542 - Department's surveys of the 12 selected low-wage industries "presents evidence of disemployment apparently related to the increase In the $1 minimum." The Secretary's conclusion is clearly not supported by the entire evidence In the Labor Department's report for the following reasons : (1) For a crucial part of his argument, the Secretary is relying on out-ofdate, unrevised figures that have undergone revision which alters any adverse conclusions...
PÓgina 205 - SEC. 13. (a) The provisions of sections 6 and 7 shall not apply with respect to ( 1 ) any employee employed in a bona fide executive, administrative, professional, or local retailing capacity, or in the capacity of outside salesman (as such terms are defined and delimited by regulations of the Administrator); or (2) any employee engaged in any retail or service establishment...