Title 28
Labor and Labor Relations

Chapter 3
Employment of Children

R.I. Gen. Laws § 28-3-14

§ 28-3-14. Maximum continuous employment without mealtime.

All employees are entitled to a twenty-minute (20) mealtime within a six-hour (6) work shift, and a thirty-minute (30) mealtime with an eight-hour (8) work shift. An employer shall not be required to compensate an employee for this mealtime. The provisions of this section shall not apply to: (a) An employer of healthcare facilities licensed in accordance with chapter 17 of title 23; or (b) An employer who employs less than three (3) people on any shift at the worksite.

History of Section.
P.L. 2006, ch. 606, § 1.