LD 72 (subjects: COMPENSATION , MINIMUM WAGE )
Official bill page at mainelegislature.org: http://www.mainelegislature.org/legis/bills/display_ps.asp?ld=72&PID=1456&snum=127
Sponsors | Actions | Bill Text | Patterns of Support
- Rep. Mark Eves of North Berwick: (D – District 6) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Barry Hobbins of Saco: (D – District 14) — e-mail | Twitter
Rep. Mark Bryant of Windham: (D – District 24) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Ben Chipman of Portland: (D – District 40) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Rep. Erin Herbig of Belfast: (D – District 97) — e-mail | Facebook
Rep. John L. Martin of Eagle Lake: (D – District 151) — e-mail
Sen. John Patrick of Oxford: (D – District 18) — e-mail | Facebook
Sen. Justin Alfond of Cumberland: (D – District 27) — e-mail | Twitter | Facebook
Sen. Rebecca Millett of Cumberland: (D – District 29) — e-mail | Facebook
|1/20/2015||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.
|1/22/2015||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 $10.10 per hour beginning October 1, 2015 and provides that, beginning October 1, 2016, the minimum wage must be automatically adjusted for inflation on October 1st of each year.
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This information about LD 72 was last updated on 2016-05-12.
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