BOLI STATUTORY AUTHORITY
ORS 25.424 Child Support Enforcement
Prohibits discrimination against employees who are under a child support withholding order.
ORS 171.120 State Legislature
Prohibits discrimination against legislators and candidates because of leave required to serve in the Legislative Assembly.
ORS 279C.540 to ORS 279C.870 Public Contracts and Purchasing
Determines maximum hours of labor on public contracts, and determines and enforces prevailing wage rates for workers in construction trades and occupations.
ORS 334.750 Education Service Districts
Establishes youth apprenticeship standards.
ORS 345.240 Private Schools
Prohibits discrimination by vocational, professional or career schools.
ORS 399.235 Organized Militia
Provides job restoration following leave.
ORS 441.174 Nurses
Prohibits retaliation against nurses for reporting hospital health and safety violations.
ORS 476.574 Volunteer Firefighters
Provides job restoration if the employer grants a leave for firefighting.
ORS 476.576 State Fire Marshal; Protection from Fire Generally
Prohibits discrimination against volunteer firefighters called to active duty.
ORS Chapter 651 Bureau of Labor and Industries
Establishes the Bureau of Labor and Industries.
ORS Chapter 652 Hours; Wages; Records
Regulates payment of wages and personnel records. Establishes the Wage Security Fund.
ORS 653.010 to ORS 653.545 Conditions of Employment
Regulates employment of minors, working hours, minimum wages and overtime.
ORS 654.062 & ORS 654.251 Occupational Safety and Health
ORS 654.062--Prohibits discrimination of employees complaining of health and safety hazards. ORS 654.251--Provides reciprocal reporting of unsafe health and sanitation conditions in farm labor camps.
ORS Chapter 658 Employment Agencies; Farm Labor Contractors; Farmworker Camps
Regulates private employment agencies, licenses and regulates farm and forest labor contractors.
ORS Chapter 659 Miscellaneous Prohibitions Relating to Employment and Discrimination
ORS Chapter 659a Unlawful Discrimination in Employment, Public Accommodations and Real Property Transactions; Administrative and Civil Enforcement
ORS Chapter 660 Apprentices and Trainees
Regulates apprenticeship activities.
Updated January 2014.