Changes in State labor laws in 1970

Weissbrodt, Sylvia
January 1971
Monthly Labor Review;Jan71, Vol. 94 Issue 1, p14
Academic Journal
Reports on reforms made in state labor laws in the United States in 1970. Approval of a new minimum wage law in Georgia; Provisions of a new federal wage garnishment law; Approach to public employee strikes enacted in Hawaii.


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