Summary: H.R.2570 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2570. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

Shown Here:
Introduced in House (05/21/2009)

Working for Adequate Gains for Employment in Services Act or WAGES Act - Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (FLSA) to establish a base minimum wage for tipped employees of at least: (1) $3.75 an hour beginning 90 days after the enactment of this Act; (2) $5.00 an hour beginning July 1, 2011; and (3) beginning on July 1, 2012, and adjusted as necessary thereafter, 70% of the wage in effect under FLSA but in no case less than $5.50 an hour.