ORS 652.520¹
Form of statement of wage claim

The statement to be presented under ORS 652.510 (Payment of wage claims by receivers, assignees or court) shall be substantially in the following form:


State of Oregon )

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County of_____, )

I, _____, being first duly sworn, say that _____ is

indebted to me in the sum of ___ dollars over and above all just credits and setoffs, on account of work, services and labor performed by me for the said_____, upon the following terms and conditions, to wit: That I was employed by the said _____ on or about the ___ day of_____, 2__, to work (here describe character of work) at the rate of ___ dollars per month (or for a reasonable consideration for such work), and that under said contract I began to work on the ___ day of_____, 2__, and between that day and the ___ day of______, 2__, I performed work, services and labor ___ days, amounting to the sum of ___ dollars (or the reasonable value of ___ dollars); that the said _____ has paid me on account of the said labor the sum of ___ dollars, and no more; and that there is now due me, the sum of ___ dollars, over and above all just credits and offsets; and that during the 90 days next preceding the ___ day of_____, 2__, I had performed ___ days’ labor under said contract, amounting to the sum of ___ dollars (or that said services were reasonably worth the sum of ___ dollars); and that, applying all the credits above stated, there is due me from the said______, on account of labor for the said 90 days, the sum of ___ dollars, and no more; claim as due me.

Subscribed and sworn to before me this ___ day of_____, 2__.


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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