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HB 1027 - Minimum Wage Increase and Estate/Death Tax Cut - Key Vote

Indiana Key Votes

Mitch Daniels, Jr. signed this Legislation.

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Minimum Wage Increase and Estate/Death Tax Cut

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (75-22) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (45-3) -
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (71-29) - (Key vote)

Title: Minimum Wage Increase and Estate/Death Tax Cut

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the minimum wage to $7.50 by September 1, 2008 and also increases the estate tax exemption from $100,000 to $200,000.

Highlights:
-Increases the maximum wage claim amount for Department of Labor Commissioner assignments to $6,000 [sec.4(a)]. -Strikes the previous state law that exempted employers under the federal Fair Labor Standards Act from application of minimum wage provisions [sec.2]. -Increases the minimum wage for employees under age 20 to $6.20 by September 1, 2008 during the employees' initial 90 consecutive calendar days of employment [sec.3(l)(4)].
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Minimum Wage Increase and Estate/Death Tax Cut

Sponsors

  • John Joseph Day (IN - D) (Out Of Office)

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