Referred to Committee
April 21, 2009
April 16, 2009(Key vote)
Title: Excluding Tipped Employees from Mandatory Minimum Wage Increases
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that excludes tipped workers from being affected by the mandatory changes made in the minimum wage based on changes in the cost of living.
-Specifies that changes made in the minimum wage due to cost of living changes prior to July 24, 2009 shall be used to calculate the minimum wage for tipped workers (Sec. A).
-Requires that the total compensation of tipped workers shall not be less than the minimum wage for non-tipped workers (Sec. A).