Florida Senate - 2015 SB 114
By Senator Bullard
1 A bill to be entitled
2 An act relating to the state minimum wage; amending s.
3 448.110, F.S.; increasing the state minimum wage;
4 prohibiting an employer from paying an employee at a
5 rate less than the state minimum wage; deleting the
6 requirement that only individuals entitled to receive
7 the federal minimum wage are eligible to receive the
8 state minimum wage; providing an effective date.
10 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida:
12 Section 1. Subsection (3) of section 448.110, Florida
13 Statutes, is amended to read:
14 448.110 State minimum wage; annual wage adjustment;
Effective May 2, 2005 , Employers shall pay employees a
17 minimum wage at an hourly rate of $10.10 $6.15 for all hours
18 worked in this state Florida. An employer may not pay an
19 employee at a rate less than the state minimum wage Only those
20 individuals entitled to receive the federal minimum wage under
21 the federal Fair Labor Standards Act and its implementing
22 regulations shall be eligible to receive the state minimum wage
23 pursuant to s. 24, Art. X of the State Constitution and this
24 section. The provisions of ss. 213 and 214 of the federal Fair
25 Labor Standards Act, as interpreted by applicable federal
26 regulations and implemented by the Secretary of Labor, are
27 incorporated herein.
28 Section 2. This act shall take effect January 1, 2016.