GA HB8 | 2015-2016 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-0)
Status: Introduced on November 21 2014 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2015-01-14 - House Second Readers
Pending: House Industry and Labor Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 4 of Title 34 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to minimum wage, so as to provide for a substantive and comprehensive reform of provisions regarding the minimum wage law; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for an increase in the minimum wage; to provide for annual minimum wage increases to match the rising cost of living; to provide a credit toward the minimum wage for employers of tipped workers; to eliminate various eligibility exemptions from the minimum wage; to provide for related matters; to provide an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Minimum wage; substantive and comprehensive reform of provisions regarding the law; provisions



2015-01-14HouseHouse Second Readers
2015-01-13HouseHouse First Readers
2015-01-12HouseHouse Hopper
2014-11-21HouseHouse Prefiled

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