Department of Labor


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Department of Labor

A department of the United States government that is responsible for enforcement of laws regulating workplace conditions, minimum wages, and other federal labor laws. It is also administers unemployment insurance and collects some economic statistics, particularly regarding unemployment.
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In 2004 Congress voted to give the Department of Labor control of both radiation and toxic exposure claims.
In 1994 only 200 children nationwide were found working illegally, according to Bob Cuccia, a spokesperson for the Department of Labor.
The court also found that the interpretations of the IRS and the Department of Labor deserved deference.
6 million grant was awarded to the New York Department of Labor.
Department of Labor, 1979), the CDM's 106 concurrent validity studies on the abilities of workers and college and vocational--technical school students (Harrington & O'Shea, 2000), and expert opinion.
THE PENSION and Welfare Benefit Administration of the Department of Labor has a program to refer employee benefit plan audits it deems substandard to the AICPA professional ethics division.
Paul Miller, the President and Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable added: "We commend Governor Schweitzer, his staff, the Department of Labor and Department Commerce for recognizing the opportunities in biofuels and biobased products.
Department of Labor records from 36 states show that union programs have enrolled 72% of construction apprentices since 1989, and have enrolled almost three times as many minorities and over four times as many women as non-union programs.
a leading provider of infrastructure software for the Web and the enterprise, today announced that The Presidential Task Force on Employment of Adults with Disabilities/Office of Disability Employment Policy of The United States Department of Labor will use Autonomy Server, Autonomy Update and Autonomy Categorizer for the upcoming DisabilityDirect.
That's because the Department of Labor, which oversees the reparations program, has been too slow to notify Southland residents.
NEW YORK -- The Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training has selected JPMorgan Chase to provide debit cards for unemployment insurance benefit payments, replacing unemployment checks.
International Composite Design, $13,047 in unpaid Department of Labor & Industries taxes.

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