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U.S. Department of Labor
Wage and Hour Division
Release Number: 13-1810-DAL

Date: 

Sept. 6, 2013

Contact: 

Diana Petterson or Juan Rodriguez

Phone: 

972-850-4710 or 972-850-4709

US Labor Department and Consulate General of Honduras to sign agreement Sept. 7 to protect the rights of Honduran national migrants

Workers in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Kansas to benefit

HOUSTON -- The U.S. Department of Laborís Wage and Hour Division and the Consulate General of Honduras will sign an agreement to provide Honduran nationals in Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico and Kansas with access to labor law information and guidance about their rights as workers under federal law.

WHO:

U.S. Department of Labor and Consulate General of Honduras

WHAT:

Signing ceremony to establish alliance between the Consulate General of Honduras in Texas and the Wage and Hour Divisionís Southwest and Midwest Regional Offices

WHEN:

Saturday, Sept. 7, 11 a.m. CDT

WHERE:

Honduran Consulate
7400 Harwin Drive, Suite 200
Houston, Texas 77036

Media should arrive at 10:45 a.m. CDT.

Members of the press planning to cover this event should notify Diana Petterson or Juan Rodriguez in the departmentís Office of Public Affairs in Dallas using the information at the top of this advisory.

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