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Regulation #12-106: Minimum Wage

Updates the executive, administrative and professional exemptions from the minimum wage and overtime requirements of the Minimum Wage Act of 1968.

The Department delivered the Final Regulation on 10/17/19 and it was scheduled for the 11/21/19 Public Meeting.  The Final Regulation was withdrawn on 11/21/19. The Department resubmitted the final-form regulation on 12/9/19.


Regulation Details
IRRC Number 3202 Proposed Regulation Received June 12, 2018
Agency Name Department of Labor and Industry PA Bulletin Publish Date June 23, 2018
Regulation Status Final-Form Close of Public Comment August 22, 2018
PA Code 34 Pa. Code Chapter 231 Final Due By August 24, 2020
Analysts Assigned Corinne R. Brandt  (CRB)
Fiona E. Cormack  (FEC)
IRRC Comments Due September 21, 2018
Final-Form Regulation Received December 09, 2019
Public Meeting Date January 31, 2020
Published as Final October 03, 2020
Actions Taken
House Adopts the Concurrent Resolution February 05, 2020
IRRC Approved After Withdrawal January 31, 2020
Senate Committee Disapproves the Final Regulation At First Meeting January 28, 2020
House Committee Disapproves the Final Regulation at First Meeting January 13, 2020
Withdrawn November 21, 2019
Senate Committee Disapproves the Final Regulation At First Meeting November 18, 2019
House Committee Disapproves the Final Regulation at First Meeting October 29, 2019

  • Proposed Regulation
  • Final Regulation
  • Related Documents

Public Comments on Proposed Regulation

September 5, 2018

September 4, 2018

August 29, 2018

August 23, 2018

August 23, 2018

Legislative Comments (on the Proposed and Final Regulation)

January 30, 2020

January 28, 2020

January 21, 2020

January 14, 2020

November 19, 2019

IRRC Comments on Proposed Regulation

September 21, 2018

Public Comments on Final Regulation
PUBLIC MTG REMARKS January 31, 2020
NELP January 29, 2020
FORM LETTER B 161-162 January 21, 2020
FORM LETTER B 163 January 21, 2020

Legislative Comments (on the Proposed and Final Regulation)

SEN TARTAGLIONE January 30, 2020
SLIC DISAPPROVAL January 28, 2020
REP HARKINS January 21, 2020
HLIC DISAPPROVAL January 14, 2020
SLIC DISAPPROVAL November 19, 2019

IRRC Order(s)

APPROVAL January 31, 2020

In addition to comments, IRRC occasionally receives other correspondence and written materials from state agencies and the legislature regarding pending regulations. These documents can be found on this portion of our website.

HLIC CON RES February 5, 2020
WITHDRAWAL LETTER November 21, 2019
FF WITHDRAWN October 17, 2019