Fair Labor Standards Act
Enacted to Protect Workers
Made $7.25 in 2009
Established child labor requirements
Youths 14 and 15 years old may work outside school hours in various non-manufacturing, non-mining, non-hazardous jobs under the following conditions:
No more than
• 3 hours on a school day or 18 hours in a school week;
• 8 hours on a non-school day or 40 hours in a non-school week.