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Second minimum wage hearing this week

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by Krystal Paco

Guam - If you didn't have a chance to testify on Bill 316 you still have two more opportunities to do so. The measure aims to responsibly raise the minimum wage by $0.95 for the next three years capped off at $10.10 an hour by the year 2017. The first public hearing was held this week featuring many of the island's prominent business leaders, organizations and concerned citizens. Two sets of hearings are scheduled for Wednesday April 30 at 2 in the afternoon and 5:30 in the evening both at the Guam Legislature's Public Hearing Room. Written testimony can also be submitted to Senator Rory Respicio who has oversight on labor.

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