Minimum wage; local alternative. (HB2631)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Levine (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Local alternative minimum wage. Establishes a procedure by which a local alternative minimum wage may be imposed in any locality. If imposed by ordinance of the local governing body, the alternative minimum wage requirement shall become effective on the July 1 that follows delivery of a certified copy of the ordinance to the Commissioner of Labor and Industry. A local alternative minimum wage requires every employer to pay to each of its employees, for work performed by them within the locality, wages at a rate to be determined by local ordinance. If the federal minimum wage exceeds the levels specified in a local alternative minimum wage requirement, the federal minimum wage will prevail. Amends § 40.1-28.10, § 40.1-28.9, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/15/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Commerce and Labor Committee

History

DateAction
01/10/2019Committee
01/10/2019Presented and ordered printed 19100254D
01/10/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/15/2019Assigned C & L sub: Subcommittee #2

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