Eliminate the Subminimum Wage for Workers with Disabilities and Agricultural and Tipped Workers

Last updated: Feb 10, 2019

Details about this bill
Category: Wage and Labor
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Representative Heidi Brooks, House 61
Session: 129
Bill #: LD 410

Position:

Opposed.

UPDATE: The bill has been withdrawn.

Summary:

This bill eliminates current exemptions from the minimum wage law that allow the payment of wages at less than the minimum wage rate to individuals employed in certain agricultural jobs, to individuals employed in service jobs in which tipping is customary and to certain individuals with disabilities, effective October 1, 2019.