Department of Labor Logo United States Department of Labor
Dot gov

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites often end in .gov or .mil. Before sharing sensitive information, make sure you're on a federal government site.


The site is secure.
The https:// ensures that you are connecting to the official website and that any information you provide is encrypted and transmitted securely.

January 1992

State labor legislation enacted in 1991

Richard R. Nelson, David A. Levy

Major laws were enacted on a variety of subjects, including minimum wage, child labor, parental leave, employee leasing, and discrimination because of sexual orientation. This article summarizes major state labor legislation enacted in 1991.

Download PDF »