Walsh-Healy Act of 1936. Workers employed on government contracts in excess of $10,000 must be paid overtime of 1.5 times the regular rate for all work in excess of 8 hours in one day or forty hours in one week. The Fair Labor Standards Act: Executive, Administrative and Professional Exemptions.
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