Bill to Repeal Subminimum Wage Provisions for Full-time Students: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Labor Standards of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 12596 ... April 1, 1976

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Page 1 - Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the Untied States of America in Congress assembled, That this Act may be cited as the "Cooperative Forestry Assistance Act of 1978".
Page 22 - Secretary shall by regulation prescribe standards and requirements to insure that this paragraph will not create a substantial probability of reducing the full-time employment opportunities of persons other than those to whom the minimum wage rate authorized by this paragraph is applicable.
Page 7 - Children's Foundation and the Food Research and Action Center to conclude that the Department is attempting to inhibit rather than enhance the participation of needy children in the summer feeding program. I would like to include for the record a copy of the criticisms made by the Children's Foundation of the new Federal Register regulations.
Page 5 - Big Mac : The Unauthorized Story of McDonald's," by Max Boas and Steve Chain and published by Dutton. According to data from the Labor Department's publication "Employment and Earnings...
Page 30 - Washington and Jefferson College ..Washington, Pa. Washington and Lee University Lexington, Va. Washington, State College of Pullman, Wash. Washington University St. Louis, Mo. Washington, University of _ Seattle, Wash.
Page 22 - Full-time students are not to be employed by an institution of higher education at subminimum wages under this subpart in unrelated trades or businesses as defined and applied under sections 511 through 515 of the Internal Revenue Code, such as apartment houses, stores, or other businesses not primarily catering to the students of the institution. (h) Certificates will not be issued where such issuance will result in a reduction of the wage rate paid to a current employee, including current student...
Page 46 - The hearing is now adjourned. [Whereupon, the hearing concluded at 4:02 pm] [Material submitted for inclusion in the record follows:] PREPARED STATEMENT OF HON.
Page 9 - Big Mac: The Unauthorized Story of McDonald's" by Max Boas and Steve Chain and published by Dutton. According to data from the "Employment and Earnings," the average hourly earnings in retail establishments classified as eating and drinking places was $2.55 an hour.
Page 8 - ... of the 1974 Amendments should not be interpreted beyond that intent to the point where it would, in fact, decrease the amount of assistance thus made available to students — whose need, I can assure you, is in no way decreasing. But the intent of the FLSA Amendments themselves, I submit, would be violated by extension of the subminimum wage to CW-SP students. The intent of those amendments was to encourage the employment of students by providing employers with a wage cost incentive in the amount...
Page 8 - ... several of {the members of the Subcommittee] were deeply disturbed to learn that your Department has submitted proposed regulations under the the 1974 amendments [to the Fair Labor Standards Act] that would permit payment of a subminimum wage to students holding jobs under the college work-study program. I believe the inclusion of these student employees under the subminimum wage procedures would be contrary to the intent of the Congress in enacting either the Work-Study provisions of the Higher...

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