Bill Details - HB178 (2019)

HB 178 - AS INTRODUCED

 

 

2019 SESSION

19-0127

04/01

 

HOUSE BILL 178

 

AN ACT establishing a minimum wage.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. P. Schmidt, Straf. 19

 

COMMITTEE: Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill establishes a state minimum hourly rate.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

19-0127

04/01

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT establishing a minimum wage.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Minimum Wage Law; Minimum Hourly Rate.  Amend the introductory paragraph of RSA 279:21 to read as follows:

Unless otherwise provided by statute, no person, firm, or corporation shall employ any employee at an hourly rate lower than $10 or that set forth in the federal minimum wage law, as amended.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services HJ 2 P. 40
Feb. 20, 2019 Public Hearing: 02/20/2019 01:00 pm LOB 305-307
Feb. 26, 2019 Subcommittee Work Session: 02/26/2019 01:30 pm LOB 306-308
March 6, 2019 Executive Session: 03/06/2019 10:00 am LOB 307
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 19-0; CC)
March 14, 2019 Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate for 03/14/2019 (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 15 P. 5
March 14, 2019 Inexpedient to Legislate: MA VV 03/14/2019 HJ 9 P. 9

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 20, 2019 House Hearing
March 6, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
March 14, 2019 House Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB178 Revision: 4476 Date: Dec. 27, 2018, 10:22 a.m.