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§ 165.3a. Payment of wages to surviving spouse and children

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 40. Labor

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 40. Labor
Chapter 5. Protection of Labor
40 Okl.St.Ann. § 165.3a
§ 165.3a. Payment of wages to surviving spouse and children
Other than an employee provided with an option of beneficiary designation with respect to his wages and benefits by his employer, all wages earned by an employee, not exceeding Three Thousand Dollars ($3,000.00), shall, upon the employee's death, become due and payable to the employee's surviving spouse, or if there is no surviving spouse, the dependent children, or their guardians or the conservators of their estates, in equal shares, without the necessity of a probate court action.


Laws 1993, c. 263, § 1, emerg. eff. May 27, 1993; Laws 1994, c. 114, § 1, emerg. eff. April 24, 1994.
40 Okl. St. Ann. § 165.3a, OK ST T. 40 § 165.3a
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 317 of the First Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2023). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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