Bill Status of HB5573 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: SCHOOL EMPLOYEE MINIMUM SALARY
Rep. Will Guzzardi
| 1/10/2023||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Creates the Public Higher Education Act. Defines terms, including "employee", which means an employee of a public institution of higher education who provides educational support services to the institution, including, but not limited to, a custodial employee, a transportation employee, a food service provider, a teaching assistant, or administrative staff. Provides that, in fixing the salaries of employees, the governing board of each public institution of higher education shall pay to employees an hourly rate of not less than: (i) $20 for the 2022-2023 academic year; (ii) $21 for the 2023-2024 academic year; and (iii) $22 for the 2024-2025 academic year. Provides that the minimum hourly rate for each academic year thereafter shall equal the minimum hourly rate for the previous academic year increased by a percentage equal to the percentage increase, if any, in the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers for all items published by the United States Department of Labor for the previous academic year. Amends the School Code to make similar changes. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 1/28/2022||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Will Guzzardi|| 1/31/2022||House||First Reading|| 1/31/2022||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/10/2023||House||Session Sine Die|