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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1925 188th (2013 - 2014)

An Act to restore the minimum wage

Senate, Thursday, November 14, 2013 – Pursuant to the provisions of Senate Rule 19, the committee on Ways and Means (Brewer) reports the following committee bill (Senate, No. 1925).

Bill Information

Sponsor:
Senate Committee on Ways and Means
Special Attachments:
Tarr amendment #24 with table

Emergency Preamble

Whereas, The deferred operation of this act would tend to defeat its purpose, which is to strengthen the commonwealth’s minimum wage, therefore, it is hereby declared to be an emergency law, necessary for the immediate preservation of the public [Emergency Preamble Context].

Displaying 1 to 25 of 37 Senate Amendments
Clerk # Sponsor Title Action
1
(Redraft)
Wolf, Daniel A. Tipped Wages Adopted YEAS 31 - NAYS 7 YEAS 13 - NAYS 25 YEAS 8 - NAYS 30
1.1
(Further)
Pacheco, Marc R. Tipped Minimum Wage Rejected YEAS 13 - NAYS 25
1.2
(Further)
Tarr, Bruce E. Tipped Wages Rejected YEAS 8 - NAYS 30
2
(Redraft)
Pacheco, Marc R. Tipped Minimum Wage Laid aside
3
(Redraft)
Pacheco, Marc R. Tipped Minimum Wage tied to Consumer Price Index Rejected
4 Withdrawn
5 Withdrawn
6
Ross, Richard J. Teen Training Wage Rejected YEAS 3 - NAYS 35
7
Pacheco, Marc R. Tipped Minimum Wage 2 Rejected
8
Ross, Richard J. Sunday Premium Pay Repeal Rejected
9
Joyce, Brian A. Living Wage Rejected
10
(Redraft)
O'Connor Ives, Kathleen Change of Implementation Date Adopted
11
O'Connor Ives, Kathleen Small Business Minimum Wage Rejected
12
O'Connor Ives, Kathleen Eliminating Multiple Rate Increases and Indexing Rejected YEAS 8 - NAYS 30
13
Hedlund, Robert L. Minimum Wage Increase Rejected YEAS 6 - NAYS 32
14
(Redraft)
Tarr, Bruce E. Minimum Wage Reform Rejected YEAS 8 - NAYS 30
15
Donoghue, Eileen M. Small Business Tax Credit Ruled unconstitutional
16
Donoghue, Eileen M. Minimum Wage Eligibility Rejected
17
(2nd Redraft)
Tarr, Bruce E. Strengthening Economic Independence Rejected YEAS 4 - NAYS 34
18
Tarr, Bruce E. Implementation Date Rejected
19
Ross, Richard J. Seasonal Employees Rejected YEAS 5 - NAYS 33
20
(2nd Redraft)
Tarr, Bruce E. Indexing of Minimum Wage Laid aside
21
(Redraft)
Tarr, Bruce E. Earned Income Tax Credit Ruled unconstitutional
22
Tarr, Bruce E. Minimum Wage Impact Study Rejected
23
Tarr, Bruce E. Legislative Input on Future Wage Increases Rejected

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