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 January 10, 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. Consideration of Wage Board Report from the Wage Board appointed to review and make recommendations to the IWC regarding the minimum wage in California.

2. Appointment of members to a Wage Board that will consider amending Wage Board #9 (Transportation Industry) to include public transit drivers as pertaining to meal and rest period requirements that now apply to the private sector but exempt transit workers in the public sector, as requested in petition letter dated October 29,2002.

3. Closed session pursuant to Government Code 11126(e) to discuss pending litigation (National Ready Mix Concrete Co. vs. IWC, Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, and Arthur S. Lujan in his capacity as Labor Commissioner).

4. 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