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SB 6 - Increases the Minimum Wage - Key Vote

Delaware Key Votes

Jack Markell signed this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Increases the Minimum Wage

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (13-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases the Minimum Wage

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with House amendments and pass a bill that increases the minimum wage.

Highlights:

  • Increases the hourly minimum wage from $7.25 to $8.00, effective July 1, 2013 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the hourly minimum wage from $8.00 to $8.75, effective July 1, 2014 (Sec. 1).
  • Requires an employer to pay an employee at least $1.00 higher than the federal hourly minimum wage if it is set higher than $8.75 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the hourly minimum wage by a percentage equal to the percentage of Cost of Living Adjustment as determined periodically by the federal Social Security Act, effective July 1, 2014 (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (27-14) - (Key vote)

Title: Increases the Minimum Wage

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the minimum wage.

Highlights:

  • Increases the hourly minimum wage from $7.25 to $8.00, effective July 1, 2013 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the hourly minimum wage from $8.00 to $8.75, effective July 1, 2014 (Sec. 1).
  • Requires an employer to pay an employee at least $1.00 higher than the federal hourly minimum wage if it is set higher than $8.75 (Sec. 1).
  • Increases the hourly minimum wage by a percentage equal to the percentage of Cost of Living Adjustment as determined periodically by the federal Social Security Act, effective July 1, 2014 (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (12-9) -
Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Increases the Minimum Wage

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