Q: Can my 13 year old work a summer part time at my job if I give him permission?
It would be 1-2 days a week, 3-4 hours each day, doing sweeping, mopping, and light janitorial work at my job. I would be willing to sign a permission form authorizing him to work. Does he HAVE to be 14?
A: No, a 13-year old cannot be employed in Florida in the circumstances you describe and yes, he might be able to work at age 14.
Alberto Naranjo Jr. agrees with this answer
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