Bill Status of SB1738 100th General Assembly
Short Description: MINIMUM WAGE COST OF LIVING
Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford
| 5/5/2017||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Minimum Wage Law. Increases the minimum wage from $8.25 to $9.50 beginning July 1, 2017 and increases it by $1.25 each July 1 of 2018 and 2019 and increases it by $1.50 each July 1 of 2020 and 2021, at which point the minimum wage will be $15.00. Provides that beginning July 1, 2022, the minimum wage shall be increased by 2.5% or the increase in the Consumer Price Index for all Urban Consumers, whichever is lower. Deletes the allowance for gratuities. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 2/9/2017||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Kimberly A. Lightford|| 2/9/2017||Senate||First Reading|| 2/9/2017||Senate||Referred to Assignments|| 2/28/2017||Senate||Assigned to Labor|| 3/9/2017||Senate||Postponed - Labor|| 3/15/2017||Senate||Postponed - Labor|| 3/17/2017||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As April 7, 2017|| 3/29/2017||Senate||Postponed - Labor|| 4/6/2017||Senate||Postponed - Labor|| 4/7/2017||Senate||Rule 2-10 Committee Deadline Established As May 5, 2017|| 5/5/2017||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|