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PUBLIC NOTICE: Wage Board Meeting to be held April 22, 2009

Albany, NY (April 20, 2009) - State Labor Commissioner M. Patricia Smith has appointed a Wage Board authorized under Section 655 of the New York State Labor Law to review and make recommendations regarding the Minimum Wage Orders for the Restaurant and Hotel Industries, Parts 137 and 138 of Title 12 of the Official Compilation of Codes, Rules and Regulations of New York State.

The Wage Board will meet on Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. It will be held at the New York State Department of Labor, State Office Campus, Building 12, Albany, NY 12240, in Training Rooms A & B on the first floor. The purpose of the meeting is for the board members to review and discuss assignments, written documents, and issues. The meeting is open to members of the public; however, no public comment will be taken. Notices of public hearings, at which public comment will be taken, are published on this web site under "press releases."