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AB-1007 Minimum wage.(2015-2016)

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Amended  IN  Assembly  March 26, 2015

CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2015–2016 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill No. 1007


Introduced by Assembly Member Members McCarty and Mark Stone

February 26, 2015


An act to amend Section 1182.12 of the Labor Code, relating to minimum wage.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 1007, as amended, McCarty. Minimum wage.
Existing law sets the minimum wage for all industries at $9 per hour and, on January 1, 2016, raises the minimum wage for all industries to $10 per hour.

This bill would state the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation relating to the minimum wage.

This bill instead would set the minimum wage on and after January 1, 2016, at the amount necessary to keep a family of 3 above the supplemental poverty level.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 1182.12 of the Labor Code is amended to read:

1182.12.
 Notwithstanding any other provision of this part, on and after July 1, 2014, the minimum wage for all industries shall be not less than nine dollars ($9) per hour, and on and after January 1, 2016, the minimum wage for all industries shall be not less than ten dollars ($10) per hour. is set at the amount necessary to keep a family of three above the supplemental poverty level established by this United States Census Bureau.

SECTION 1.

It is the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation relating to the minimum wage.