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SF 2135

as introduced - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 03/08/2019 08:35am

KEY: stricken = removed, old language.
underscored = added, new language.

Current Version - as introduced

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A bill for an act
relating to human services; providing a minimum wage for providers of personal
care services; appropriating money.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:

Section 1. new text beginMINIMUM HOURLY WAGE FOR PROVIDERS OF PERSONAL CARE
ASSISTANT SERVICES.
new text end

new text begin (a) Providers of services described in Minnesota Statutes, section 256B.0625, subdivisions
19a and 19c, must be paid a wage of, at a minimum, $14 per hour for work provided through
a program covered under Minnesota Statutes, chapter 256B.
new text end

new text begin (b) The commissioner of human services shall increase reimbursement rates, grants, or
allocations by an amount sufficient to cover the minimum wage required under this section.
new text end

Sec. 2. new text beginAPPROPRIATION.
new text end

new text begin $....... in fiscal year 2020 is appropriated from the general fund to the commissioner of
human services for the purposes of section 1.
new text end

new text begin EFFECTIVE DATE. new text end

new text begin This section is effective July 1, 2019, and applies to work done
on or after that date.
new text end