HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1061        FILED ON: 1/15/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1637

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Bradford Hill

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to minor minimum wage.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Bradford Hill

4th Essex

David F. DeCoste

5th Plymouth

Joseph D. McKenna

18th Worcester

Timothy R. Whelan

1st Barnstable


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 1061        FILED ON: 1/15/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1637

By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1637) of Bradford Hill and others relative to minor minimum wage.  Labor and Workforce Development.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-First General Court
(2019-2020)

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An Act relative to minor minimum wage.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

SECTION 1. Section 16 of Chapter 121 as appearing in the Acts of 2018, is hereby amended by adding after Section 17 the following new section:--

Section 23: Notwithstanding any general or special law to the contrary, employers may be exempted from the prevailing minimum wage and shall instead pay the following figure:- $11 if the employee is as follows; i) no older than 18 years old; ii) employed for no more than 90 calendar days after the start of employment.