Bill Status of SB3396 101st General Assembly
Short Description: MINIMUM WAGE LOCAL OPTION
Sen. Chuck Weaver, Craig Wilcox, Dale A. Righter, Dan McConchie, Paul Schimpf, Brian W. Stewart, Jason A. Barickman, Dale Fowler, Jim Oberweis, Jil Tracy, Jason Plummer, John F. Curran, Neil Anderson, Chapin Rose, Steve McClure, Donald P. DeWitte, Dave Syverson and Sue Rezin
| 1/13/2021||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Minimum Wage Law. Provides that units of local government may enact ordinances to opt into a reduced minimum wage that is less than the wage otherwise required under the Law. Provides for minimum wages based upon a percentage of the otherwise required minimum wage depending upon the region of the State. Establishes 6 regions for purposes of determining the minimum wage. Provides that in regions where the minimum wage is reduced, the unit of local government must establish a procedure to increase the local minimum wage by at least 5% per year beginning January 1, 2026 and continuing until the local minimum wage is established at $15 per hour. Provides for reduced minimum wages for employees who have not worked 650 hours during a calendar year for an employer. Effective immediately.