ORS 652.420¹
Definitions for ORS 652.420 to 652.445

(1) As used in ORS 652.420 (Definitions for ORS 652.420 to 652.445) to 652.445 (Deposit of moneys in Wage Collection Account):

(a) “Commissioner” means the Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor and Industries.

(b) “Labor bureau” includes any agency, bureau, commission, board or officer in another state that performs functions substantially corresponding to those of the Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor and Industries.

(2) The definitions of ORS 652.310 (Definitions of employer and employee) and 652.320 (Definitions for ORS 652.310 to 652.414) shall apply to ORS 652.420 (Definitions for ORS 652.420 to 652.445) to 652.445 (Deposit of moneys in Wage Collection Account), but nothing contained in those sections shall be construed to preclude reciprocal enforcement of wage claims under ORS 652.420 (Definitions for ORS 652.420 to 652.445) to 652.445 (Deposit of moneys in Wage Collection Account), when the services of the employee were rendered in another state. [1953 c.256 §1; 1987 c.158 §125; 2007 c.71 §205]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 652—Hours; Wages; Wage Claims; Records, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors652.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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