2007 ORS 653.510¹
Chairperson of commission
  • quorum
  • compensation and expenses

(1) On or before January 20 of each year, the commissioners shall elect a chairperson. Each chairperson shall hold the position until a successor is elected.

(2) A majority of the commissioners shall constitute a quorum to transact business. The act or decision of such majority is considered the act or decision of the Wage and Hour Commission. No vacancy shall impair the right of the remaining commissioners to exercise all the powers of the commission.

(3) Each commissioner is entitled to compensation and expenses as provided in ORS 292.495 (Compensation and expenses of members of state boards and commissions). [Amended by 1961 c.337 §2; 1969 c.314 §68; 1993 c.18 §132]

Chapter 653

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Wage and Hour Commission jurisdic­tion to regulate govern­mental entity's employ­ment of mi­nors, (1979) Vol 39, p 489

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 653—Minimum Wages; Employment Conditions; Minors, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­653.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 653, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­653ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.