IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
January 16, 2019
Mr. Toal (for himself and Mr. Bellincioni) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Labor
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act to increase the minimum wage.
Section 1. Short title
This Act may be cited as the Fair Minimum Wage Act.
Sec. 2 Raising the minimum wage
29 United States Code 206(a)(1) is amended to read as follows:
- ``(1) except as otherwise provided in this section, not less than—
- ``(A) $8.90 an hour, beginning on the 60th day after March 15, 2019;
- ``(B) $9.55 an hour, beginning 12 months after that 60th day; and
- ``(C) $10.90 an hour, beginning 24 months after that 60th day;"