Case Type Number: 
Statute (Common Name): 
Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, as amended
Program Area: 
Labor Relations/Whistleblower
Regulatory Authorities (CFR): 
29 CFR §§ 531.4, 531.5
Filed By: 
Private Party/Individual
Federal Agency
Brief Description of Case Type: 
Petitions to determine "reasonable cost" and "fair value" of board and lodging in calculation of wage payments. Administrator may afford petitioner opportunity for oral hearing; notice of hearing shall specify the applicable procedures. Available relief is in the form of an adjustment to wages, which may include board, lodging, or other facilities.
Relief Available in Actions Filed By Private Parties: 
Monetary Award
Relief Available in Actions Filed by Agency: 
Other Agency Enforcement Action (General)
Verified by Agency: