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S.23

An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Sen. Michael Sirotkin , Sen. Rebecca Balint, Sen. Philip Baruth, Sen. Christopher Bray, Sen. Alison Clarkson, Sen. Ann Cummings, Sen. Ruth Hardy, Sen. Cheryl Hooker, Sen. Deborah Ingram, Sen. Virginia Lyons, Sen. Mark MacDonald, Sen. Richard McCormack, Sen. Christopher Pearson, Sen. Andrew Perchlik, Sen. Anthony Pollina, Sen. Jeanette White
Senate Committee on Appropriations
2/14/2019 - Referred to Committee on Appropriations per Senate Rule 31
Sponsor(s)
Location
Senate Committee on Appropriations
Last Recorded Action
Senate 2/14/2019 - Referred to Committee on Appropriations per Senate Rule 31
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An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Detailed Status

Regular Session 2019-2020
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An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Roll Call History

Regular Session 2019-2020
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An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Committee Meetings

Regular Session 2019-2020
Meeting Date Committee
An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Meeting Full List

Regular Session 2019-2020
Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:30 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
David Cooper, Economic Policy Institute
10:45 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office
Lindsay Kurrle, Commissioner, Department of Labor
Mat Barewicz, Economic & Labor Market Information Chief, Department of Labor
11:15 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Jubilee McGill, Member, Rights and Democracy, VT
Judy Peterson, President and CEO, The University of Vermont Health Network

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
9:15 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Stephanie Yu, Policy Analyst, Public Assets Institute
Joyce Manchester, Senior Economist, Joint Fiscal Office
10:45 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Dan Barlow, Public Policy Manager, Vermont Business for Social Responsibility
Cary Brown, Executive Director, Vermont Commission on Women
Coleen Kohaut, Nursing Home Administrator, Franklin County Rehabilitation
Sandy Paritz, Project Director, Vermont Poverty Law Project, Vermont Legal Aid
Erin Sigrist, President, Vermont Retail & Grocers Association

Thursday, January 31, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:30 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Saru Jayaraman, Co-Founder, President, ROC United
Mark Frier, Owner, The Reservoir, Tres Amigos, and The Rusty Nail
Kate Logan, Director of Programming and Policy, Rights and Democracy
David Mickenberg, Lobbyist, Cove, Working Vermont, and AARP-VT
Austin Davis, Government Affairs Manager, Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce
10:50 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Ken Schatz, Commissioner, Department for Children and Families
Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office
Michelle Fay, Executive Director, Voices for Vermont's Children
Kara Casey, Housing and Economic Justice Specialist, Vermont Network Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
Faye Mack, Advocacy and Education Director, Hunger Free Vermont
Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Tuesday, February 5, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
10:00 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Ryan Bourne, R. Evan Scharf Chair, The Public Understanding Of Economics at the Cato Institute
Brenda Siegel, Self-Advocate, Newfane
11:15 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Committee discussion

Yannet Lathrop , Researcher & Policy Analyst, National Employment Law Project
Erhard Mahnke, Coordinator, Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition

Friday, February 8, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:30 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Walk-through and committee discussion

Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
Ericka Canales, Co-owner, Long Trail Veterinary Center

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Committee(s):
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
8:30 AM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Committee discussion; possible vote

Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
12:00 PM

S.23 - An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Discussion and vote

Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

An act relating to increasing the minimum wage

Witnesses Who Testified

Regular Session 2019-2020
Senate Committee on Economic Development, Housing and General Affairs
  • Mat Barewicz, Economic & Labor Market Information Chief, Department of Labor
  • Dan Barlow, Public Policy Manager, Vermont Business for Social Responsibility
  • Ryan Bourne, R. Evan Scharf Chair, The Public Understanding Of Economics at the Cato Institute
  • Deb Brighton, Consultant, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Cary Brown, Executive Director, Vermont Commission on Women
  • Ericka Canales, Co-owner, Long Trail Veterinary Center
  • Kara Casey, Housing and Economic Justice Specialist, Vermont Network Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
  • David Cooper, Economic Policy Institute
  • Austin Davis, Government Affairs Manager, Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Michelle Fay, Executive Director, Voices for Vermont's Children
  • Mark Frier, Owner, The Reservoir, Tres Amigos, and The Rusty Nail
  • Saru Jayaraman, Co-Founder, President, ROC United
  • Coleen Kohaut, Nursing Home Administrator, Franklin County Rehabilitation
  • Lindsay Kurrle, Commissioner, Department of Labor
  • Yannet Lathrop , Researcher & Policy Analyst, National Employment Law Project
  • Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council
  • Kate Logan, Director of Programming and Policy, Rights and Democracy
  • Faye Mack, Advocacy and Education Director, Hunger Free Vermont
  • Erhard Mahnke, Coordinator, Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition
  • Joyce Manchester, Senior Economist, Joint Fiscal Office
  • Jubilee McGill, Member, Rights and Democracy, VT
  • David Mickenberg, Lobbyist, Cove, Working Vermont, and AARP-VT
  • Sandy Paritz, Project Director, Vermont Poverty Law Project, Vermont Legal Aid
  • Judy Peterson, President and CEO, The University of Vermont Health Network
  • Ken Schatz, Commissioner, Department for Children and Families
  • Brenda Siegel, Self-Advocate, Newfane
  • Erin Sigrist, President, Vermont Retail & Grocers Association
  • Stephanie Yu, Policy Analyst, Public Assets Institute

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Act

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Staff & Other Information

Staff
Damien Leonard, Legislative Counsel

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