Proposed Minimum Wage Increase Died On Friday

April 29, 2019 Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Google+ News

Honolulu, Hawaii – House Bill 1191 was deferred on Friday but House and Senate leaders said that there was agreement on raising the minimum wage in the next session.

The bill called for raising the minimum wage to $15 by 2023 and it would also provide an income tax credit for small businesses to offset their higher overhead.