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SB7

Minimum wage; increases to $9.50 per hour effective January 1, 2021.

Status:
In House

Latest Action: Feb. 25, 2020
House: Reported from Labor and Commerce with substitute (13-Y 9-N)

Chief Patron:
Dick Saslaw (D)

Session:
2020 Regular Session

Summary

As introduced. Minimum wage.

Increases the minimum wage from its current federally mandated level of $7.25 per hour to $10 per hour, effective July 1, 2020; to $11 per hour, effective July 1, 2021; to $12 per hour, effective July 1, 2022; to $13 per hour, effective July 1, 2023; to $14 per hour, effective July 1, 2024; and to $15 per hour, effective July 1, 2025, unless a higher minimum wage is required by the federal Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). For July 1, 2026, and thereafter, the annual minimum wage shall be adjusted to reflect increases in the consumer price index. The measure also provides that the Virginia minimum wage applies to persons whose employment is covered by the FLSA. (Less)
  • Bill History

  • 11/18/2019 - Senate: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100502D
  • 11/18/2019 - Senate: Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
  • 01/24/2020 - Senate: Impact statement from DPB (SB7)
  • 01/27/2020 - Senate: Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (12-Y 3-N)
  • 01/27/2020 - Senate: Incorporates SB73 (Locke)
  • 01/27/2020 - Senate: Incorporates SB81 (Marsden)
  • 01/27/2020 - Senate: Incorporates SB816 (Morrissey)
  • 01/27/2020 - Senate: Committee substitute printed 20106933D-S1
  • 01/27/2020 - Senate: Rereferred to Finance and Appropriations
  • 02/04/2020 - Senate: Impact statement from DPB (SB7S1)
  • 02/05/2020 - Senate: Reported from Finance and Appropriations with substitute (11-Y 5-N)
  • 02/05/2020 - Senate: Committee substitute printed 20107341D-S2
  • 02/06/2020 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02/07/2020 - Senate: Passed by for the day
  • 02/10/2020 - Senate: Passed by for the day
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Floor substitute printed 20108108D-S3 (Surovell)
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Read second time
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Committee substitute rejected 20106933D-S1
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Committee substitute rejected 20107341D-S2
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Reading of substitute waived
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Substitute by Senator Surovell agreed to 20108108D-S3
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Amendments by Senator Newman withdrawn
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Reading of amendments waived
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Amendments by Senator Surovell agreed to
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Reading of amendment waived
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Amendment #3 by Senator Newman agreed to
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute with amendments SB7ES3
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Printed as engrossed 20108108D-ES3
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
  • 02/11/2020 - Senate: Passed Senate (21-Y 19-N)   Close Floor Vote
  • 02/18/2020 - House: Placed on Calendar
  • 02/18/2020 - House: Read first time
  • 02/18/2020 - House: Referred to Committee on Labor and Commerce
  • 02/24/2020 - Senate: Impact statement from DPB (SB7ES3)
  • 02/25/2020 - House: Reported from Labor and Commerce with substitute (13-Y 9-N)
  • 02/25/2020 - House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations

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