MS SB2114 | 2022 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 13-0)
Status: Introduced on January 12 2022 - 25% progression
Action: 2022-01-12 - Referred To Labor;Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency
Pending: Senate Labor Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


An Act To Enact A Minimum Wage Law For The State Of Mississippi, With Annual Incremental Increases Over A Three-year Period; To Define Employers And Employees Subject To The Minimum Wage Law; To Empower The Mississippi Department Of Employment Security, Office Of The Governor, To Enforce And Administer The Provisions Of The Minimum Wage Law; To Provide Criminal Penalties And A Civil Cause Of Action Against Employers For Violations Of The Minimum Wage Law; To Amend Section 17-1-51, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Authorize Municipal And County Governing Authorities, In Their Discretion, To Mandate A Wage That Is More Than The State Minimum Wage; To Amend Section 25-3-40, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Conform; And For Related Purposes.

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Mississippi Minimum Wage Act; establish.



2022-01-12SenateReferred To Labor;Accountability, Efficiency, Transparency

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
17151Amended CodeSee Bill Text
25340Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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