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Information current as of May 12, 2014.
Child Labor Law (aka Minor Labor Law)

Workforce Commission, Office of Regulatory Services

The Louisiana Workforce Commission (formerly the Department of Labor), Office of Unemployment Insurance Administration, has jurisdiction to enforce the various state labor laws including Minor (Child) Labor Laws.

To assist employer's in complying with the law, the Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) provides a number of resources such as the Employer Handbook which contains a summary of Minor Labor Laws (R.S. 23:151, et seq.) and a listing of the Louisiana Revised Statutes pertaining to Minor Labor Law.

Anyone having additional questions after reviewing the information available online should contact the LWC directly using the information provided below.

Contact Information
General Info Line
( 225 ) 342 - 7824
Office of Regulatory Services
Physical Address
1001 N 23rd Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Mailing Address
P. O. Box 94094
Baton Rouge, LA 70804 - 9094
Primary Phone Number: ( 225 ) 342 - 7825
Secondary Phone Number: ( 866 ) 783 - 5567
Fax Number: ( 225 ) 342 - 2717
Monday - Friday: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday - Sunday: Closed