Virginia Jobs Investment Program and Fund; minimum wage requirements. (HB1967)

Introduced By

Del. Lamont Bagby (D-Richmond) with support from co-patrons Del. Hala Ayala (D-Woodbridge), Del. Betsy Carr (D-Richmond), and Del. Kathleen Murphy (D-McLean)

Progress

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

Description

Virginia Jobs Investment Program and Fund; minimum wage requirements. Adjusts the minimum entry-level wage rate per hour a company is required to pay in order to be eligible for assistance under the Virginia Jobs Investment Program from at least 1.35 times the federal minimum wage to 1.2 times the federal minimum wage or the Virginia minimum wage, whichever is higher. Read the Bill »

Status

01/25/2021: In Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2021Committee
01/11/2021Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/21 21102094D
01/11/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws
01/17/2021Assigned GL sub: Professions/Occupations and Administrative Process
01/18/2021Impact statement from DPB (HB1967)
01/19/2021Reported from General Laws (17-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/20/2021Read first time
01/21/2021Read second time and engrossed
01/22/2021Read third time and passed House (79-Y 20-N)
01/22/2021VOTE: Passage (79-Y 20-N) (see vote tally)
01/25/2021Constitutional reading dispensed
01/25/2021Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology

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