An employer with six or more employees who perform the majority of their work in Portland must provide notice of the specific item of the applicant's history on which its decision is based to withdraw a conditional employment offer.
Updated to reflect the Portland 'ban the box' ordinance, effective July 1, 2016.
HR departments should get ready now to comply with a wide variety of employment law requirements that are changing on July 1. Depending on the employer's presence in various jurisdictions, a number of workplace practices may be affected by legislative changes, ranging from employment contracts to payroll.
Oregon has proposed new rules that, if adopted, will define an employer's location and clarify how employees should be paid if they work in more than one region.
A new Oregon law will require an employer to include some additional information on employees' pay statements than is currently required, starting January 1, 2017. The new law aims to deter wage theft by codifying and tightening up the pay statement requirements that were previously found only in the Oregon Administrative Rules.
A round-up of the comprehensive state coverage XpertHR offers to help Oregon employers ensure they are compliant with state HR and employment laws.