Labor Department


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Noun1.Labor Department - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United StatesLabor Department - the federal department responsible for promoting the working conditions of wage earners in the United States; created in 1913
executive department - a federal department in the executive branch of the government of the United States
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, OSHA - a government agency in the Department of Labor to maintain a safe and healthy work environment
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The Labor Department confirmed that in March job creation had been boosted by the Census Bureau hiring scores of workers to conduct its 2010 survey.
Dianne Feinstein has asked the Labor Department to investigate why few of more than 500 claims filed by Santa Susana Field Lab workers and their families have been paid.
By easing the burden placed on fund managers, Labor Department officials anticipate that by the end of 2000, the number of 401(k) plans will climb to at least 165,000, compared with 100,000 today.
Unfortunately, the Labor Department has never issued regulations defining a "select group of management or highly compensated employees" or, when a plan exists, "primarily for the purpose of providing deferred compensation.
WASHINGTON -- Labor Department releases job openings and labor turnover survey for November, 10 a.
The Labor department seems to be sending one type of written PPACA audit notice to plans that claim "grandfathered" status, a second type to non-grandfathered plans, and a third type to both grandfathered and non-grandfathered plans.
Employees of a Filipino restaurant chain with outlets in Los Angeles, Glendale and Panorama City will share in a $186,000 award for overtime pay, federal Labor Department officials announced Thursday.
WASHINGTON -- Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for November, 8:30 a.
Labor Department investigators found that Out of the Blue Inc.
The Labor Department determined that when Professional Building Maintenance had two pay periods within a work week, the company failed to pay overtime for hours worked during the later of the two periods.