Amends GS 95-25.3 to add a new subsection (a1) that requires the minimum wage to be increased on January 1, 2016, and every January 1 thereafter, by the cost of living as measured by the percentage increase of the consumer price index calculated by the US Department of Labor. Requires the Commissioner of Labor to calculate the indexed minimum wage. Effective when the act becomes law.
Status: Re-ref Com On Commerce (Senate Action) (Mar 9 2015)
Thu, 5 Feb 2015 Senate: Filed
Mon, 9 Feb 2015 Senate: Passed 1st Reading
Mon, 9 Feb 2015 Senate: Ref To Com On Rules and Operations of the Senate
Mon, 9 Mar 2015 Senate: Withdrawn From Com
Mon, 9 Mar 2015 Senate: Re-ref Com On Commerce
Bill S 39 (2015-2016)Summary date: Feb 5 2015 - More information