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December 29, 2017

Hawai‘i Minimum Wage to Increase to $10.10 in 2018

This is Hawaiʻi's 4th and final rise in the minimum wage since 2015. The minimum wage had stayed the same for 8 years (it remained at $7.25 from 1/07-1/15.
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May 25, 2017

Federal Minimum Wage Act Seeks Increase to $15/Hr by 2024

The Raise the Wage Act would give more than 41 million low-wage workers a raise, increasing the wages of almost 30% of the US workforce.
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January 10, 2017

Rep. Ing Sponsors Legislation for Minimum Wage Increase to $15

State Representative Kaniela Ing (D-South Maui), is sponsoring legislation to increase Hawaii’s minimum wage to $15 by 2019 and $22 by 2022.
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December 24, 2014

Hawaiʻi’s Minimum Wage to Increase to $7.75 in New Year

Hawaiʻi's minimum wage for most employers will increase to $7.75 per hour beginning on Jan. 1, 2015 under Act 82.
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May 23, 2014

State’s Minimum Wage Bill Becomes Law

A bill that raises Hawaiʻi's minimum wage from the current $7.25 an hour to $10.10 an hour in 2018, was signed into law today by Governor Neil Abercrombie.
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April 28, 2014

Bill Seeking Minimum Wage Hike Advances

The bill seeks incremental increases from the current $7.25 an hour to: $7.75 in 2015; $8.50 in 2016; $9.25 in 2017; and $10.10 in 2018.
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April 09, 2014

Hawaiʻi Minimum Wage Hike Advances in Legislature

The bill seeks yearly increases over four years beginning next year to: $7.75 per hour in 2015, $8.50 in 2016, $9.25 in 2017, and $10 in 2018.
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January 29, 2014

Hawaiʻi Senate Introduces 1,127 Bills

The Hawaiʻi State Senate introduced 1,127 Senate bills prior to the Jan. 23 legislative cutoff date.
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January 21, 2014

Governor’s Address: Invasive Species, Education, Homeless

Governor Neil Abercrombie delivered his fourth State of the State Address today from the Hawaiʻi State Capitol.
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