Meaning of “wage-and-hour laws” in the English Dictionary

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"wage-and-hour laws" in Business English

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wage-and-hour lawsnoun [ plural ]

uk us LAW, WORKPLACE

in the US, the laws that deal with working conditions, hours, etc.:

The firm violated the state's wage and hour laws when it failed to provide breaks for its workers.

(Definition of “wage-and-hour laws” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)