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What are the hours my daughter can Work?

She is 15 yrs old. I know she can only work part time. But is it twice or three days a week? or everyday .? And how many hours.Some one told me The hours are after 7am andwork no later then 7pm. So she can either do mornings or afternoons . iS that right.? Sometimes this friend of mine stretches the truth a bit. So I need to know if she's right. Thanks.

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Asked by incarnita at 11:14 PM on Apr. 27, 2011 in Teens (13-17)

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  • i thought they could not work after 10 pm

    Answer by Cherries12 at 11:15 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • you have to check with your local labor laws

    Answer by Zakysmommy at 11:18 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Here's the work law for Washington state:

    Just google minor labor laws (your state here)


    Answer by Rosehawk at 11:22 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • The laws vary from state to state but in Wisconsin she could only work 3 hours on a school day, 8 hours on non school days and no more than 12 hours a week. And she would have to have a work permit.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 11:38 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Here is MA it's no later them 7 pm on a school night and they have to be let out to be able to be home by 9 pm on a non-school night. But Rosehawk is right... Just google minor labor laws in your state


    Answer by Crafty26 at 11:38 PM on Apr. 27, 2011

  • Well their are child labor laws and it depends on the state where you live but part time and because of age no heavy machinery or slicer.

    Answer by Betutah at 12:26 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • Child labor laws vary from state to state - you need to look them up for YOUR state. It isn't hard to GOOGLE!

    Answer by twinsplus2more at 8:47 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • alright thanhks everyone. I shall do that.

    Comment by incarnita (original poster) at 8:58 AM on Apr. 28, 2011

  • Laws are different per state,but here you cannot work past 11:00 pm on a school night.

    Answer by grismelda at 1:09 PM on Apr. 29, 2011

  • I think it varies all over hte country.

    Answer by KTMOM at 1:05 PM on May. 4, 2011

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