Minimum wage; increases to $10 per hour effective July 1, 2020, etc. (SB73)

Introduced By

Sen. Mamie Locke (D-Hampton)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Minimum wage. Increases the minimum wage from its current federally mandated level of $7.25 per hour to $10 per hour effective July 1, 2020; to $13 per hour effective July 1, 2021; and to $15 per hour effective July 1, 2022, unless a higher minimum wage is required by the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). The measure also provides that the Virginia minimum wage applies to persons whose employment is covered by the FLSA and to public employees. Read the Bill »


11/23/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Commerce and Labor Committee


11/23/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20101279D
11/23/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor

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