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3.99.020 Adjustments.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 187124, effective May 13, 2015.)  The fiscal year 2015-16 minimum wage shall be $15 per hour.  The Office of Management and Finance shall provide City bureaus with a yearly minimum hourly wage rate for covered services which is anticipated to be adjusted annually by the change in the Portland-Salem OR WA CPI-W as provided by the City Economist.  The adjustment shall be effective for all contracts on July 1 of each year.  In determining the adjustment amount, the Office of Management and Finance shall take into account the City’s overall financial picture, and OMF shall not interpret this Code to require any increase which is inconsistent with the City’s financial health and capabilities.