LD 36 (subjects: COMPENSATION , MINIMUM WAGE )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=36&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Erik Jorgensen of Portland: (D – District 41) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Matthea Daughtry of Brunswick: (D – District 49) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Stanley Short of Pittsfield: (I – District 106) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Brian Hubbell of Bar Harbor: (D – District 135) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Robert Saucier of Presque Isle: (D – District 147) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. Ronald Daniel Martin of Sinclair: (D – District 150) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Geoffrey Gratwick of Penobscot: (D – District 9) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. David Miramant of Knox: (D – District 12) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Nathan Libby of Androscoggin: (D – District 21) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
|1/13/2015||House||Committee on Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development suggested and ordered printed.
The Bill was REFERRED to the Committee on LABOR, COMMERCE, RESEARCH AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT.
Sent for concurrence. ORDERED SENT FORTHWITH.
|1/14/2015||Senate||On motion by Senator Volk of Cumberland, REFERRED to the Committee on Labor, Commerce, Research and Economic Development, in concurrence.|
|5/12/2015||Senate||Pursuant to Joint Rule 310.3 Placed in Legislative Files (DEAD)|
An Act To Increase the Minimum Wage
Sec. 1. 26 MRSA 664, sub- 1, as amended by PL 2007, c. 640, 4, is further amended to read:
This bill raises the minimum wage to $9.00 per hour beginning October 1, 2015 and to $10.00 per hour beginning October 1, 2016 and provides that, beginning October 1, 2017, the minimum wage must be adjusted for inflation on October 1st of each year.
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