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The High Court of Australia dismissed a challenge against the introduction of a new minimum wage to the country's federal parliament.
The High Court's decision could affect the way Australia introduces new minimum wage laws, and therefore the way people in Australia are paid.
The High Court said that it would not decide the issue until July 1.
What is a Minimum Wage?
Every worker who works a minimum wage hour should be paid at least the same amount as the typical worker in his or her own country.
As this is a question of economic fairness, what matters is the quantity that is actually earned.
What are those other terms and conditions?
A minimum wage in a place that is a member of the EU or the UN - or is equivalent to around US$9,100 - is currently about 35Â¢ an hour, or around 25Â¢ if you count tips and breaks.
In those circumstances, minimum wage workers in a country like Australia would need to work 40 hours a week to make just 0.3% of the median wage per adult Australian, or 35% of Australian wage earners.
What about Australian workers, however? Their own pay isn't going up much in the past few decades and, in fact, they're getting closer to the average.
This year, average incomes were up by 10.1% over 2014.
The rise comes after a period of relatively slow increases in income and consumption levels, although that was largely a product of the weak Australian economy and the Australian dollar.
The Australian Bureau of Statistics and the Australian Council of Social Service report have both set 2014-15 as the best year ever for national living standards as measured by adjusted household income growth in Australia, with average household income falling 1.5% or 3.6% from the previous year, after adjusting for inflation.
The Australian Council of Social Service has been pushing for the minimum wage to go up since 2014, the last time it took a position on it, and last month announced it had become the first organisation to set out its opposition to the new legislation.
"In Australia, the minimum wage hasn't grown faster than in other countries and not enough low-income people are getting the money they need for living costs and for education," Paul Murphy, the chief executive of the Australian Council of Social Service, said at the time.
When the first minimum wage rise was proposed, the Commonwealth's then-senator for economic development Penny Wong said this:
"The minimum wage is being set in Australia without the consultation and consultation with people who are most at risk of losing their jobs, who are facing homelessness or low living standards, or those whose children do not get the best star
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