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“(B) not less than $2 an hour during the year beginning July 1, 1974, and

“(C") not less than $2.20 an hour after June 30,

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1975.

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“(2) This subsection does not apply to-

“(A) any employee to whom subsection (a) (5) applies,

“(B) any employec who was brought within the purview of this section by the amendments to section 18

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made by the Fair Labor Standards Amendments of

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“(C) any Federal employee employed in connection with the operation of a hospital, institution, or

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school described in section 4 (r) (1).

15 Subsection (a) (1) applies to the employees described in

16 subparagraphs (B) and (C).”

17 INCREASE IN MINIMUM WAGE RATE FOR AGRICULTURAL

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EMPLOYEES

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Sro. 10:3. Section 6 (a!) (5) (29 U.S.C. 206 (a). (5)) is

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“(5) if such employee is cmployed in agriculture,

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“(B) $1.80 an hour during the year beginning

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“(C) $2 an hour during the year beginning July 1, 1975, and

“(D) $2.20 an hour after June 30, 1976.”

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GOVERSJEST, HOTEL, MOTEL, RESTAURANT, FOOD SERVICE,

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AND COXGLOMERATE EJIPLOYEES IN PUERTO RICO AND

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TIIE VIRGIN ISLANDS

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Sec. 104. Section 5 (29 U.S.C. 205) is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new subsection: 11

“(e) The provisions of this section, section 6 (c), and 12 section 8 shall not apply with respect to the minimum wage 13

rate of any employee employed in Puerto Rico or the Virgin 14 Islands (1) by the United States or by the government of 15 the Virgin Islands, (2) by m establishment which is a 16 hotel, motel, or restaurant, (3) by any other retail or serv17 ice estalılishment which employs such employee primarily in 18 comection with the preparation or offering of food or ber19 crages for human consumption, either on the premises, or 20 by such services its catering, banquet, box lunch, or curl or 21 commter service, to the public, to employees, or to members 22 or guests of members of clubs, or (+) by an establishment 23 described in section 13 (8). The minimum wage rate of such 24 an employee shall be determined under this Act in the same 25 manner is the minimum wage rate for employees cmployed in

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a State of the United States is determined under this Act. As

? used in the preceding sentence, the term “State' does not in3 clude a territory or possession of the United States."

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PLOYEES IN PUERTO RICO ASD TIIE VIRGIN ISLANDS

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SEC. 105. (a) Effective on the date of the enactment of

7 the Fair Labor Standards Amendments of 1973, subsection

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8 (c) of section 6 is amended by striking out paragraphs (2), 9 (3), and (4) and inserting in lien thereof the following:

“ (2) (-1) In the case of any such employee who is 11 covered by such a wage order and to whom the rate or rates 12 prescribed by subsection (a) (1) would otherwise apply, 13 the following rates shall apply (unless superseded by a wage 14 order issued under paragraph (6) and except as otherwise 15 provided by paragraphı (9)):

“(i) Effective as prescribed in subparagraph (B), 17 the onployce's base rate, increased by 25 per centum. .18

“ (ii) Effective one year after the applicable effec19 tive date of the increase prescribed by clause (i), not less 20

than the highest rate applicable to the cmployce on the 21 day before the effective date of the increase prescribed by 22

this clause, increased by all amount equal to 12.3 per

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" (1) The offective date of the increase prescribed by

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1 effective date of the Fair Labor Standards Amendments of

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☺ Waga order applicable 10 the employer which the Secretary

isted before the effective date of the Fair Labor Standards

j Amendments of 1973 pursuant to tlic recommendations of

a special industry committee appointed under section 5,

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“(C) For purposes of this subsection, the term “base

9 rate' means the late applicable to an employee under the 10 most recent wage order issued by the Secretary before the

11 effective date of the Fair Labor Standards Amendments of

12 1973 pursuant to the l'ecoinnendations of a special industry 13 committee appointed purstant to section 5. 14

“(:) (4) In the case of any employee employed in 15 agriculture who is covered by i age oriler issued by the 16 Secretary pursuant to the l'ecommendations of a special in17 du-try committee appointed pursuant to section 5 and to

18 whoin the rate or rates prescribed by subsection (a) (5) 19 would otherwise apply, the following rates shall apply (un20 less superseded by :: wage order issued under paragraph (6) 21 und

("Nocpr as otherwise provided in siparagraph (13) or 22 paragrapli (8)):

“(i) Ellective as prescribed in subparagraph (C), 24 the comployee's base rate, jucreased by 15.4 per centum.

“ (ü) Effective one year after the applicable effec

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to 15.4 per centum of the employee's base rate. 6

“(iii) Effective one year after the applicable cliec7

tive date of the increase prescribed by clause (ii), not

less than the bighest rate applicable to the employee on 9

the day before the effective date of the increase pre10

scribed by this clause, increased by an amount equal 11

to 15.4 per centum of the employee's base rate.

“ (B) Notwithstanding subparagraph (A) of this para13 graph, in the case of any einployee employed in agriculture 14 who is covered by a wage order issued by the Secretary 15 pursuant to the recommendations of a special industry com16 mittee appointed pursuant to section 5, to whon: the rate or 17 rates prescribed by subsection (a) (5) would otherwise 18 apply, and whose hourly wage is increased above the wage 19 rate prescribed by such wage order by a subsidy (or income 20 supplement) paid, in whole or in part, by the government 21 of Puerto Rico, the following rates shall apply (except ils 22 otherwise provided in this subparagraph and in paragraph 23 (8)); 21

“(i) Effective as prescribed in subparagraph (C). 25

the employee's base rate, increased hv (1) the amount

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