Federal minimum wage to increase
On July 24 the federal minimum wage will increase from it’s present hourly rate of $6.55 to $7.25. The increase will take effect on the same date as it did last year when it was raised from $5.85 to $6.25.
To be in full compliance with both state and federal laws, every Louisiana worksite must post a listing the following information:
•workers compensation fraud (new)
•equal employment opportunity
•earned income credit
•timely payment of wages
•out-of-state motor vehicles
•employers support/guard and reserves (National Guard)
•sickle cell anemia discrimination
•no smoking poster
The state and federal government mandates that both state and federal posters be posted.