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Name: Executive Order Relating to Prison Labor (No. 11755)
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Elimination of forced labour; Education, vocational guidance and training
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1973-12-29
Entry into force:
Published on: Federal Register, 1974-01-03
ISN: USA-1973-R-16068
Bibliography: Federal Register, 1974-01-03
Abstract/Citation: Repeals Executive Order 325A of 1905 and authorises the vocational training and paid employment of non-federal prison inmates in the performance of federal contracts under terms and conditions comparable to those applicable to inmates of federal prisons.

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