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40-72.1.


40-72.1.


    A.  No child under sixteen (16) years of age shall be employed or
permitted to work at any of the following occupations:
    1.  Manufacturing, mining, or processing occupations, including
occupations requiring performance of any duties in work rooms or work
places where goods are manufactured, mined, or otherwise processed;
    2.  Occupations which involve the operation or tending of
hoisting apparatus or of any power-driven machinery other than office
machines;
    3.  The operation of motor vehicles or service as helpers on such
vehicles;
    4.  Public messenger service;
    5.  Occupations declared to be particularly hazardous to the
health and well-being of minors under sixteen (16) years of age by
federal laws and regulations or as declared by the Commissioner of
Labor; and
    6.  Occupations, except office work or sales work, in connection
with:
         a.   transportation of persons or property by rail, highway,
              air, water, pipeline or other means;
         b.   warehousing and storage;
         c.   communications and public utilities; and
         d.   construction including demolition and repair.
    B.  This section shall not apply to:
    1.  children working either on farms or for parents or any entity
in which a parent owns an equity interest; or
    2.  children engaged in the sale or delivery of newspapers to
consumers.



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