Working Restrictions In The United States

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Working Restrictions Laws and Acts have been established throughout America, putting restrictions on work labor for youth. The “Fair Labor Standards Act,” passed in 1938, establishes minimum wage, overtime pay, recordkeeping, and you employment standards affecting private and federal sectors for local governments. Laws such as these help youth throughout America, get fair pay, hours, and working conditions. Yet, there are still acts that some people may disagree with. The “Keating-Owen Act,” prevents children at the age of fifteen and lower from performing hard labor jobs. Teenagers such as myself, I am fifteen years old, are not allowed to do hard labor jobs, like painting houses, or doing landscaping. The pay for jobs such as these, are

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