MINIMUM WAGE-ANNUALLY ADJUSTED
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Minimum Wage Law. Increases the minimum wage for
workers 18 years and older to $6.50 per hour on January 1, 2002.
Provides that, beginning in 2003, the minimum wage shall be annually
adjusted by the Department of Labor. Provides that the adjustment
shall be calculated each September 30, using the consumer price index
for urban wage earners and clerical workers, and shall take effect on
January 1 of the following year. Provides that the Director of Labor
shall by rule establish the minimum wage for employees under the age
of 18 years.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 0 SENATE - 0
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