Pennsylvania

Wages, Hours and Fair Labor Standards

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and resources about Wages, Hours and Fair Labor
Standard issues in Pennsylvania.

  • Wage Laws & Claims

    Information on a wage and compensation claims. Content Detail

    By:
    Community Legal Services
  • Wages and Hours

    Information on wage and hour issues Content Detail

    By:
    Neighborhood Legal Services Association
  • Minimum Wage and Overtime Complaint Form

    This form is used to file complaints under the Pennsylvania Minimum Wage Act of 1968, P.L. 11, No. 5. In an effort to expedite your complaint, the Bureau of Labor Law Compliance encourages you to take advantage of the online or electronic submission of the complaint form.. If you choose instead to return a hardcopy version of this form (manual submission), all pages must be completed. Additional information that may be needed and applicable to the specific Law under which your compliant is made may be attached. Content Detail

    By:
    Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Wage Complaint Form

    This form is used to file complaints under the Pennsylvania Wage Payment and Collection Law, Act of 1961, P.L. 637, No. 329. In an effort to expedite your complaint, the Bureau of Labor Law Compliance encourages you to take advantage of the online or electronic submission of the complaint form. If you choose instead to return a hardcopy version of this form (manual submission), all pages must be completed. Additional information that may be needed and applicable to the specific Law under which your compliant is made may be attached. Content Detail

    By:
    Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Administration of Pennsylvania's New Minimum Wage Law

    Information about Pennsylvania's new minimum wage requirements, effective January 2007. Content Detail

    By:
    Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
  • How to Sue At the Office of the Magisterial District Judge

    How to file suit on small claims in your local Office of the Magisterial District Judge. Read More

    By:
    MidPenn Legal Services
  • Magisterial District Judge Court - Filing Suit

    This informational packet provides information on how to file a lawsuit in Magiserial District Judge Court. Read More

    By:
    Northwestern Legal Services
  • Minimum Wage Law Summary

    This summary sets forth the Minimum Wage and Overtime Rate for employees. It also sets forth compliance-related duties for the Department of Labor & Industry and for employers. Content Detail

    By:
    Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
  • Pennsylvania Employment Law Information (Audio-MP3)

    Episode of Northwestern Legal Services' "Access to Justice" Radio show broadcast on JET 1400 AM in Erie, PA. PA Employment Law information such as wage cases, barriers to employment such as a criminal record. 5/31/07. (28:08) Read More

    By:
    Northwestern Legal Services
  • Wage and Hours Issues

    Information on wage and hour issues from the Erie County Bar Association Content Detail

    By:
    Erie County Bar Association
  • Wage & Hour Requirement FAQs

    Frequently asked questions on wage & hour requirements in Pennsylvania. Content Detail

    By:
    Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry
  • Workers' Rights Handbook

    Handbook on workers rights including the rights of immigrant workers. Original Philadelphia area handbook created by Community Legal Services, Friends of Farmworkers and Villanova Law School Clinical Program based on a publication created by the Chinatown Community Youth Leadership Project, a program of Asian Americans United. Content Detail

    By:
    Friends of Farmworkers
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Child Labor Requirements In Agricultural Occupations Under the Fair Labor Standards Act

    Fact Sheet about the legal protections that apply to children working in farm jobs. Content Detail

    By:
    United States Department of Labor
  • DOL's FairPay Overtime Initiative

    The U. S. Department of Labor FairPay Web site. It's designed to help you understand the Department's new FairPay rules that strengthen overtime protections. Content Detail

    By:
    United States Department of Labor
  • Fair Labor Standards Act Advisor

    The FLSA Advisor helps you learn more about the minimum wage, overtime pay, child labor and recordkeeping laws enforced by the Wage and Hour Division of the Department of Labor (DOL). Content Detail

    By:
    United States Department of Labor