FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
IR #2006-31
Friday, September 1, 2006

CONTACT:
Dean Fryer
Renée Bacchini
(415) 703-5050
Internet: http://www.dir.ca.gov


California Industrial Welfare Commission meeting cancelled

Sacramento -The public meeting of the Industrial Welfare Commission noticed for September 5, 2006, has been cancelled.

Governor Schwarzenegger reached an agreement with the Legislature to increase California's minimum wage by $1.25 over the next year and a half - reaching $8.00 an hour by January, 2008.

For information about the IWC please visit our web site at www.dir.ca.gov/iwc

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