HOUSE OKS TEEN-AGER USE OF BALERS

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- A provision long-sought by supermarket operators to permit teenagers to use cardboard balers was included in a massive $60.9 billion appropriations bill approved Aug. 4 by the House.Also included in the controversial bill, which sets funding levels for the departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, was a provision prohibiting the Labor Department from issuing

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- A provision long-sought by supermarket operators to permit teenagers to use cardboard balers was included in a massive $60.9 billion appropriations bill approved Aug. 4 by the House.

Also included in the controversial bill, which sets funding levels for the departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, was a provision prohibiting the Labor Department from issuing regulations on ergonomic, or repetitive motion, injuries, in fiscal 1996. In addition

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