Minimum wage; exemptions. (SB1079)

Introduced By

Sen. Lionell Spruill (D-Chesapeake) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Minimum wage; exemptions. Eliminates the exemptions to Virginia's minimum wage requirements for newsboys, shoe-shine boys, babysitters who work 10 hours or more per week, ushers, doormen, concession attendants, and cashiers in theaters. The measure contains technical amendments. This bill is identical to HB 2473. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


12/13/2018Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102096D
12/13/2018Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/10/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1079)
01/14/2019Reported from Commerce and Labor (7-Y 6-N) (see vote tally)
01/16/2019Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2019Read second time
01/17/2019Floor substitute printed 19104912D-S1 (Howell)
01/17/2019Reading of substitute waived
01/17/2019Substitute by Senator Howell agreed to 19104912D-S1
01/17/2019Engrossed by Senate - floor substitute SB1079S1
01/18/2019Read third time and passed Senate (37-Y 3-N) (see vote tally)
01/22/2019Placed on Calendar
01/22/2019Read first time
01/22/2019Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
02/12/2019House committee, floor amendments and substitutes offered
02/12/2019Reported from Commerce and Labor with substitute (20-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
02/12/2019Committee substitute printed 19106588D-H1
02/12/2019Read second time
02/13/2019Read third time
02/13/2019Committee substitute agreed to 19106588D-H1
02/13/2019Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1079H1
02/13/2019Passed House with substitute (84-Y 14-N)
02/13/2019VOTE: PASSAGE (84-Y 14-N) (see vote tally)
02/13/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1079H1)
02/15/2019House substitute agreed to by Senate (39-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/15/2019Title replaced 19106588D-H1
02/20/2019Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1079ER)
02/20/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1079ER)
02/20/2019Signed by President
02/20/2019Signed by Speaker
02/27/2019Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on February 27, 2019
02/27/2019G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 26, 2019
03/08/2019G Approved by Governor-Chapter 331 (effective 7/1/19)
03/08/2019G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0331)