1.Oregon Legislature 1
2.Oregon Legislature 2
"Employee" includes, in addition to employees, public officers, but does not include:
(a) Persons engaged as independent contractors.
(c) Persons, other than workers in the Oregon Industries for the Blind under ORS 346.190 (Industries for the Blind Program), provided sheltered employment or made-work by a public employer in an employment or industries program maintained for the benefit of such persons.
(d) Persons employed and paid from federal funds received under the Emergency Job and Unemployment Assistance Act of 1974 (Public Law 93-567) or any other federal program intended primarily to alleviate unemployment. However, any such person shall be considered an "employee" if not otherwise excluded by paragraphs (a) to (c) of this subsection and the public employer elects to have the person so considered by an irrevocable written notice to the board.
(e) Persons who are employees of a railroad, as defined in ORS 824.020 (Definitions for ORS 824.020 to 824.042), and who, as such employees, are included in a retirement plan under federal railroad retirement statutes. This paragraph shall be deemed to have been in effect since the inception of the system.Oregon Legislature 3
(a) Any individual, including a minor whether lawfully or unlawfully employed, who engages to furnish services for a remuneration, financial or otherwise, subject to the direction and control of an employer.Oregon Legislature 4See also person
5.Oregon Legislature 5
"Employee" includes any employee, and is not limited to the employees of a particular employer unless this chapter explicitly states otherwise, and includes any individual whose work has ceased as a consequence of, or in connection with, a current labor dispute and who has not obtained any other regular and substantially equivalent employment, but does not include an individual:
(a) Employed in agricultural labor as defined in ORS 657.045 (Employment);
(d) Having the status of an independent contractor;
(e) Employed as a supervisor;
(f) Employed by an employer subject to the Railway Labor Act, as amended (45 U.S.C. 151 to 163 and 181 to 188);
(i) Employed by an employer subject to the jurisdiction of the National Labor Relations Board under its existing jurisdictional standards, pursuant to the Labor Management Relations Act of 1947, as amended (29 U.S.C. 141 to 187).Oregon Legislature 6
"Employee" means an individual who, in exchange for compensation or other pecuniary gain, provides outfitting and guiding services exclusively under the direction, supervision and control of an outfitter and guide or an ocean guide.Oregon Legislature 7See also outfitter and guide