RI H5589 | 2023 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Introduced on February 15 2023 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2023-03-28 - Withdrawn at sponsor's request (03/29/2023)
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Raises the minimum wage for the years 2025, 2026, 2027, 2028 and 2029, to $15.50, $17.00, $18.50, $20.00, and $21.00, per hour, respectively.

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Minimum Wages



2023-03-28HouseWithdrawn at sponsor's request (03/29/2023)
2023-03-24HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration
2023-02-15HouseIntroduced, referred to House Labor

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