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§ 197.8. Findings--Payment of amount due

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 40. Labor

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 40. Labor
Chapter 5. Protection of Labor
Oklahoma Minimum Wage Act
40 Okl.St.Ann. § 197.8
§ 197.8. Findings--Payment of amount due
The Commissioner, after investigation, shall promptly make his finding in writing as to whether or not additional wages are due the employee. If the commissioner finds that additional wages are due, ten percent (10%) of such amount due shall be added as penalty for such wage deficiency. The Commissioner shall mail said findings to the employer and to the employee by certified mail. Payment by the employer and acceptance by the employee of the amount so determined by the Commissioner shall absolve the employer of any further liability to the employee with respect to wages claimed by the employee for the period he was employed by the employer.


Laws 1965, c. 427, § 8, emerg. eff. July 8, 1965; Laws 1978, c. 47, § 5, eff. July 1, 1978.
40 Okl. St. Ann. § 197.8, OK ST T. 40 § 197.8
Current with legislation of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024) effective as of July 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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