TITLE

N.Y. adopts kid actor law

AUTHOR(S)
McNary, Dave
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Daily Variety;10/3/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 65, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the legislation signed by governor George Pataki to protect child actors in New York. Requirement under the Child Performer Education & Trust Act of 2003 that 15 percent of all child performer earnings be set aside until they turns 18 years old; Authorization of the state Department of Labor to enforce education requirements for child performers; Support of the Actors' Equity, American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and the Screen Actors Guild.
ACCESSION #
10996020

 

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