State minimum wage; statewide referendum at November 2015 general election on question of increase. (HB2198)

Introduced By

Del. Rob Krupicka (D-Alexandria) with support from co-patron Del. Patrick Hope (D-Arlington)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Referendum; state minimum wage. Provides for a statewide referendum at the November 2015 general election on the question of whether the state minimum wage should be increased incrementally over the next three years from the current $7.25 per hour to $7.50 per hour on January 1, 2016, $8.00 per hour on January 1, 2017, and $8.50 per hour on January 1, 2018. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/14/2015Committee
01/14/2015Presented and ordered printed 15101042D
01/14/2015Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/20/2015Assigned P & E sub: Campaign Finance
01/21/2015Impact statement from DPB (HB2198)
01/28/2015Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/10/2015Left in Privileges and Elections