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SB 207 - Minimum Wage Increase - Key Vote

South Dakota Key Votes

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Minimum Wage Increase

Legislation - Concurrence Vote (Senate) (29-4) -
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (62-8) - (Key vote)

Title: Minimum Wage Increase

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would raise the minimum wage from $5.15 per hour to $7.25 per hour.

Highlights:
-Increases the minimum wage from $5.15 per hour to $5.85 per hour on a date determined by the Secretary of Labor or by July 1, 2007, “whichever is later” (Sec. 4). -Increases minimum wage to from $5.85 to $6.55 per hour a year after the initial increase (Sec. 5). -Increases the minimum wage from $6.55 to $7.25 per hour two years after the initial increase (Sec. 6).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (29-6) - (Key vote)

Title: Minimum Wage Increase

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that would raise the minimum wage from $5.15 per hour to $7.25 per hour.

Highlights:
-Increases the minimum wage from $5.15 per hour to $5.85 (Sec. 1). -Increases minimum wage to from $5.85 to $6.55 per hour by July 1, 2008 (Sec. 4). -Increases the minimum wage from $6.55 to $7.25 per hour by July 1, 2009 (Sec. 5).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Minimum Wage Increase

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