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SB 934 - Increases Minimum Wage - Michigan Key Vote

Wayne Schmidt voted Yea (Passage With Amendment) on this Legislation.

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Issues Related to SB 934

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Legislation - Signed (Executive) -

Title: Increases Minimum Wage

Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (Senate) (24-12) - (Key vote)
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Title: Increases Minimum Wage

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

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

Highlights:
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage rate from $7.40 to the following (Sec. 4):
    • $8.15 beginning September 1, 2014; 
    • $8.50 beginning January 1, 2016; 
    • $8.90 beginning January 1, 2017; and 
    • $9.25 beginning January 1, 2018.
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage rate to reflect the average annual percentage change in the Consumer Price Index, but shall not exceed a 3.5 percent annual increase, beginning January 2019 (Sec. 4).
  • Specifies that an increase in the minimum hourly wage rate, determined by the annual percent change in Consumer Price Index, will not take effect if the unemployment rate is at least 8.5 percent for the year preceding the year for the prescribed increase (Sec. 4).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage rate for employees who receive tips from $2.65 to 38 percent of the minimum hourly wage rate, beginning September 1, 2014 (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (House) (76-34) - (Key vote)
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Title: Increases Minimum Wage

Vote Result
Yea Votes
Nay Votes
Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that increases the minimum wage.

Highlights:
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage rate from $7.40 to the following (Sec. 4):
    • $8.15 beginning September 1, 2014; 
    • $8.50 beginning January 1, 2016; 
    • $8.90 beginning January 1, 2017; and 
    • $9.25 beginning January 1, 2018.
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage rate to reflect the average annual percentage change in the Consumer Price Index, but shall not exceed a 3.5 percent annual increase, beginning January 2019 (Sec. 4).
  • Specifies that an increase in the minimum hourly wage rate, determined by the annual percent change in Consumer Price Index, will not take effect if the unemployment rate is at least 8.5 percent for the year preceding the year for the prescribed increase (Sec. 4).
  • Increases the minimum hourly wage rate for employees who receive tips from $2.65 to 38 percent of the minimum hourly wage rate, beginning September 1, 2014 (Sec. 4).
Legislation - Bill Passed (Senate) (24-14) -

Title: Increases Minimum Wage

Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Increases Minimum Wage

Sponsors

  • Randy J. Richardville (MI - R) (Out Of Office)
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