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LD 611 - Increases Minimum Wage - Key Vote

Maine Key Votes

Matthew Moonen voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Vetoed (Executive) -

Title: Increases Minimum Wage

Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (19-16) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases Minimum Wage

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the minimum hourly wage.

Highlights:
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage from $7.50 per hour to $8 per hour, effective July 1, 2014 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage from $8 per hour to $8.50 per hour, effective July 1, 2015 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage from $8.50 per hour to $9 per hour, effective July 1, 2016 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage by the percentage increase of the Consumer Price Index from the previous year, effective annually beginning on July 1, 2017 (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (86-58) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases Minimum Wage

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the minimum hourly wage.

Highlights:
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage from $7.50 per hour to $8 per hour, effective July 1, 2014 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage from $8 per hour to $8.50 per hour, effective July 1, 2015 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage from $8.50 per hour to $9 per hour, effective July 1, 2016 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage by the percentage increase of the Consumer Price Index from the previous year, effective annually beginning on July 1, 2017 (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Increases Minimum Wage

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