Resolution; encouraging employers in the Commonwealth to pay their employees a living wage. (HJ78)

Introduced By

Del. Matthew James (D-Portsmouth) with support from co-patron Del. Ken Plum (D-Reston)

Progress

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

Description

Resolution; encouraging employers in the Commonwealth to pay their employees a living wage. Encourages employers in the Commonwealth to pay their employees a living wage. The resolution notes that the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has set up an online calculator that allows the living wage to be determined for various localities and metropolitan statistical areas in the Commonwealth. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/07/2016Committee
01/07/2016Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/16 16103470D
01/07/2016Referred to Committee on Rules
02/09/2016Assigned Rules sub: Special Subcommittee
02/11/2016Subcommittee recommends laying on the table
02/16/2016Left in Rules