Minimum Wage Increase

Mr. Hedlund moved that the bill be amended by striking the text, in its entirety, and inserting, in place thereof the following:-

SECTION 1. Section 1 of Chapter 151 of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2012 Official Edition, is hereby amended by striking out, in line 5, the figure “8.00” and inserting in place thereof the following figure:- 9.00

SECTION 2. Section 1 shall take effect July 1, 2014.