Employment Milestone

On this day in 1940 provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act (29 U.S.C. s 201 et seq) went into effect requiring employers to pay time-and-and-half for work in excess of 40 hours per week.

2 thoughts on “Employment Milestone”

  1. This is an important milestone for poor college kids during the summer holiday, single parents, and hard working folks trying to survive in this world. Hurray for the 1940 provisions of the Fair Labor Standards Act.

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