102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 1/31/2022, by Rep. Nicholas K. Smith
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Minimum Wage Law. Provides that all State agencies
operating an internship program or employing interns shall pay such
persons at least the specified minimum wage rate. Defines "State
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning employment.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Minimum Wage Law is amended by adding
Section 16 as follows:
(820 ILCS 105/16 new)
State intern minimum wage.
rule or provision of law to the contrary, all State agencies
operating an internship program or employing interns shall pay
such persons at least the minimum wage rate as provided under
Section 4. For purposes of this Section, "State agencies" has
the same meaning as provided under Section 1-7 of the Illinois
State Auditing Act.