[ Text of section effective until March 27, 2011. Repealed by 2011, 3, Sec. 131.]
Section 162. The superintendents of said employment offices shall receive applications from those seeking employment and from those desiring to employ, and shall register them in such manner as may be prescribed by the commissioner, and shall take such other action as the commissioner may deem best to promote the purposes of said offices. Said superintendents shall also receive applications from alien immigrants seeking employment in agricultural labor and from those desiring to employ immigrants in agricultural labor, and shall take such other action as the commissioner may deem best to promote a more general distribution of alien immigrants throughout the agricultural sections of the commonwealth. In directing applicants for employment to an employer in whose establishment a strike is in progress, the commissioner, superintendents or other departmental employees shall inform the applicant of the strike.