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Bill Detail: HB20-1263

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Title Eliminate Sub-minimum Wage Employment
Status House Committee on Business Affairs & Labor Refer Amended to Appropriations (02/26/2020)
Bill Subjects
  • Labor & Employment
House Sponsors Y. Caraveo (D)
R. Pelton (R)
Senate Sponsors J. Gonzales (D)
House Committee Business Affairs and Labor
Senate Committee
Date Introduced 02/03/2020
Description

The bill phases out sub-minimum wage employment for employers
that hold a special certificate from the United States department of labor
that authorizes employers to pay employees whose earning capacity is

impaired by age, physical or mental deficiency, or injury less than the
minimum wage. The bill requires each employer that holds a special
certificate to submit a transition plan to the Colorado department of labor
and employment detailing how the employer plans to phase out
sub-minimum wage employment.
The bill requires the employment first advisory partnership in the
department of labor and employment to develop actionable
recommendations to address structural and fiscal barriers to phase out
sub-minimum wage employment and successfully implement competitive
integrated employment and report the recommendations to the general
assembly.
The bill requires the department of health care policy and
financing to grant money to private employers, not to exceed $25,000 per
employer, to provide assistance in developing and implementing a
transition plan to phase out sub-minimum wage employment. The bill
requires the department of health care policy and financing to add
employment-related services for individuals with intellectual and
developmental disabilities.

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