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Opinion letters

Stay up to date on recent opinion letters issued by the Bureau of Labor and Industries.

The Bureau of Labor and Industries (BOLI) may issue opinion letters to provide explanation, clarification, or application of the statutes and administrative rules enforced by BOLI. These interpretations do not add to, alter, or replace those provisions that alone are legally binding. Compliance guidance depends on the particular facts and circumstances described in the request for guidance. The existence of other facts or circumstances may lead to different conclusions.

Note that guidance found here may be affected by changes to the applicable statute or regulations. 

Opinion letters issued by the agency are not intended as legal advice. This communication is not an agency order. If you need legal advice, please consult an attorney.

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