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Minimum wage and maximum hours standards under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Submitted to the Congress - 1970. by United States. Wage and Hour and Public Contracts Divisions.

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Published in [Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Hours of labor -- United States.,
  • Minimum wage -- United States.

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SeriesIts Economic effects studies
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p.
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16453536M

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