2015 ORS 652.900¹
Civil penalties

(1) In addition to any other penalty provided by law, the Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor and Industries may assess a civil penalty not to exceed $1,000 against any person who violates ORS 652.020 (Maximum working hours in certain industries), 652.110 (Method of paying employees), 652.140 (Payment of wages on termination of employment), 652.145 (Payment of wages for seasonal farmworkers), 652.260 (Payment to nurses providing home health or hospice services), 652.610 (Itemized statement of amounts and purposes of deductions) (4) or 652.750 (Inspection of records by employee) or any rule adopted under those statutes.

(2) Civil penalties under this section shall be imposed as provided in ORS 183.745 (Civil penalty procedures).

(3) All sums collected as penalties under this section shall be first applied toward reimbursement of costs incurred in determining the violations, conducting hearings under this section and addressing and collecting the penalties. The remainder, if any, of the sums collected as penalties under this section shall be paid into the State Treasury and credited to the General Fund and is available for general governmental expenses. [1989 c.852 §3; 1991 c.734 §59; 2001 c.690 §2; 2007 c.276 §2; 2007 c.546 §3; 2007 c.676 §2; 2009 c.141 §3]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 652—Hours; Wages; Wage Claims; Records, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors652.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.
 
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.