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  • Answer: in 1836, the Federal Government took the initiative to regulate the amount of hours and the type of work that a child could do.
  • Answer: 5 - 11 years old: 1 hr economic, 28 domestic

    12 - 14 years old: 48 hr economic, 28 domestic

    15 - 17 years old: 43 hr either economic or domestic

    These are all per week.
  • Answer: mark shiffle
  • Answer: The Japanese constitution prevents employers from hiring anyone under age 18 for work at night or for work involving more than 48 hours a week or eight hours a day, except under certain conditions. Night work is defined as between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m. Males over age 16 are allowed to work at night if they are working a shift system. Minors are also not allowed to be assigned any work which is dangerous or hazardous to health--for example, mining work, repairing machines that are in operation at the time of repair, or handling poison or explosives.

  • Answer: It brings about babies, and it will probably make you stronger.
    One cannot look at child labour through the prisim of Western Culture. An expanded worldview is needed to understand that child labour is sometimes the lesser of many evils. When a child grows up in in Kuala Lampur she has some hard choices: earn money and live, dont earn money and die. The average income there is about $5 a day. When she works in a factory, she is earning money to feed up to 10 other people. She may sacrifice some things we cherish, but she survives. She lives.
    If she chooses not to work in the factory, what other choices are there? School? Not for her. School is for boys. She will get married off as soon as possible (usually around age 14) so the family has one less mouth to feed.
    She can sell / make drugs. There are many criminals who would jump at the chance to use children to manufacture and sell heroine and other drugs. Eventually they become addicted to the stuff and end up junkies begging on the street. And then she will most likely be raped.
    She can choose to be a prostitute. As a child and a virgin she will command a high price, at first. As she gets older and worn out, she will take what she is given, earning less and less, until sickness and disease take her life.
    So, given the extreme hardship and poverty some people in the world must endure, is it so wrong for a child to work in a factory if it means food and clothing and a place to call home? There is no miracle remedy for people in these situations. It just takes time and effort to work themselves up and out of poverty and into prosperity.
  • Answer: many children are not affected by child labour . hence more the less poor and street children are affected .i sajust that child labour should not practice any more ........

  • Answer: Horatio Alger
  • Answer: The National Child Labor Committee, or NCLC, is a private, non-profit organization in the United States that serves as a leading proponent for the national child labor reform movement. Its mission is to promote "the rights, awareness, dignity, well-being and education of children and youth as they relate to work and working."

    NCLC, headquartered on Broadway in Manhattan, New York, is administered by a board of directors that is currently chaired by Betsy Brand.
  • Answer: in the usa yes you have to be 16 to get a job in most states
  • Answer: Child labor laws were laws that protected children in the workplace. Many children were being overworked and injured. These laws kept many children safe.
  • Answer: Children and their parents are affected by child labor laws. Prospective employers are also affected as they cannot employ child labor.
  • Answer: The labor laws is 18 to start a buisness. i think that this is ridiculesness

What is the child labor law limit?

  • The Federal one states you cannot be employed on a part or full time basis until the age of 14. At that age you can work under 20 or so hours on the weekend. This stays until the age of 16, at which you can work part or full time, meaning up to the 40 hour federal workweek. 18 years of age gains you employment to most places and there are no restrictions on how much you can work.
    For more Child Labor Law Limit, visit
    they sell Labor Law Posters with regulations of child labor law in various states. Most states have mandatory notices they must post regarding child labor.

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