The United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has held that the operation of a mass transit system is not among those functions traditionally performed by state and local governments so as to prevent application of the Fair Labor Standards Act to bus operators employed by a publicly operated transit system.
Kramer v. New Castle Area Transit Authority, 677 F.2d 308 (3d Cir. 1982), cert. denied, 103 S. Ct. 786 (1983).
Edward J. Mills,
Constitutional Law - Commerce Clause - Tenth Amendment - State Immunity - Labor Relations,
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