Article XVI, Utah Constitution
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| Text of Section 1:
Rights of Labor to Be Protected
The rights of labor shall have just protection through laws calculated to promote the industrial welfare of the State.
| Text of Section 2:
Board of Labor
The Legislature shall provide by law, for a Board of Labor, Conciliation and Arbitration, which shall fairly represent the interests of both capital and labor. The Board shall perform duties, and receive compensation as prescribed by law.
| Text of Section 3:
Certain Employments, Etc., to Be Prohibited
The Legislature shall prohibit:
| Text of Section 4:
Exchange of Blacklists Prohibited
The exchange of black lists by railroad companies, or other corporations, associations or persons is prohibited.
| Text of Section 5:
Injuries Resulting in Death. Damages
The right of action to recover damages for injuries resulting in death, shall never be abrogated, and the amount recoverable shall not be subject to any statutory limitation.
| Text of Section 6:
Eight Hours a Day's Labor on Public Works
Eight hours shall constitute a day's work on all works or undertakings carried on or aided by the State, County or Municipal governments; and the Legislature shall pass laws to provide for the health and safety of employees in factories, smelters and mines.
| Text of Section 7:
Legislature to Enforce This Article
The Legislature, by appropriate legislation, shall provide for the enforcement of the provisions of this article.