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HB 191 (BR 403) - W. Coursey, J. Jenkins, M. Marzian, D. Owens, R. Smart

     AN ACT relating to the minimum wage for tipped employees.
     Amend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage for tipped employees to $3 per hour; provide that, beginning July 1, 2015, and each year thereafter, this minimum shall be increased by the lesser of $0.95 or the amount necessary to bring the wage to 70% of the hourly minimum wage for non tipped employees.


     HCS - Amend KRS 337.275 to raise the state minimum wage for tipped employees; raise it to $3.00 per hour on July 1, 2014, and each year thereafter until it reaches 70% of the hourly minimum wage; amend KRS 337.010(2)(a)6 to raise the limit on exempt businesses from $95,000 to $190,000.

     Jan 13-introduced in House
     Jan 14-to Labor & Industry (H)
     Jan 23-posted in committee
     Jan 30-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar with Committee Substitute
     Jan 31-2nd reading, to Rules; taken from Rules; placed in the Orders of the Day for Monday, February 3, 2014
     Feb 6-3rd reading, passed 57-40 with Committee Substitute
     Feb 7-received in Senate
     Feb 12-to State & Local Government (S)

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