Mines (Prohibition of Child Labour Underground) Act 1900
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|Long title||An Act to prohibit Child Labour Underground in Mines.|
|Citation||63 & 64 Vict. c. 21|
|Royal assent||30 July 1900|
|Repealed by||Mines and Quarries Act 1954|
The Mines (Prohibition of Child Labour Underground) Act 1900 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The statute prevented boys under the age of thirteen from working, or being (for the purposes of employment), in an underground mine.
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