Laws (RCWs) about
Workplace Rights/ Employment Standards

RCW 19.30 Farm Labor Contractor Act.
RCW 26.28.060 Child Labor - Penalty.
RCW 49.46 Minimum Wage Act.
RCW 49.12 Industrial Welfare Act (includes Child Labor laws and Family Care Rules).
RCW 49.52 Wage Deductions, Agreed Wage.
RCW 49.48 Date Final Paycheck Due and Deduction Agreements.
RCW 49.30 Agricultural Labor.
RCW 49.78 Family Leave Act.
RCW 49.76 Domestic Violence Leave
RCW 49.77 Military Leave


Effective July 26, 2009, a new law to protect workers from human trafficking requires domestic employers to provide a disclosure statement to foreign workers they hire. Employers may use the following template for this purpose:
Acrobat PDF file Model Disclosure Statement (24 KB PDF) (en espaol)

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