NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING OF THE
INDUSTRIAL WELFARE COMMISSION


In accordance with Labor Code Sections 1173, 1178 and 1178.5, the Industrial Welfare Commission ("IWC") will hold a public meeting on Friday February 21, 2003. This public meeting will be held in Sacramento at the State Capitol, Senate Room 4203 commencing at 10:00 a.m.

PUBLIC MEETING AGENDA

1. Appointment of members to the wage board established to consider modifications to Wage Order 5 (regulating the wages, hours, and working conditions of employees in the public housekeeping industry) regarding employees who have direct responsibility for the elderly, and adults with disabilities, receiving twenty-four hour care.

2. Consideration of the Charge to the wage board established to consider modifications to wage order 5 regarding employees who have direct responsibility for the elderly, and adults with disabilities, receiving twenty-four hour care.

3. Consideration of a "Request for Reconsideration of Petition to Raise the Minimum Wage" filed by the California Labor Federation.

3. Any new business that may come before the IWC.

For further information, you can visit the IWC's web site at www.dir.ca.gov/iwc. You can also contact Bridget Bane, Executive Officer at 415-703-5260, or other staff members of the IWC, at (916) 322-0167.

Bill Dombrowski, Chair
Doug Bosco, Commissioner
Timothy Cremins, Commissioner
Leslee Coleman, Commissioner
Harold Rose, Commissioner