2017 ORS 653.450¹
Employee right to input into work schedule

(1) At time of hire and during employment, an employee may identify any limitations or changes in the employee’s work schedule availability. The employee may also request not to be scheduled for work shifts during certain times or at certain locations.

(2)(a) An employer may require the employee to provide reasonable verification of the need for a request made under subsection (1) of this section.

(b) The employer shall pay any reasonable costs for providing verification that is medical verification required under this subsection, including lost wages, that are not paid under a health benefit plan in which the employee is enrolled.

(c) Nothing in this subsection is intended to limit the application of ORS 659A.306 (Requiring employee to pay for medical examination as condition of continued employment prohibited).

(3) An employer may not retaliate against an employee for making a request under subsection (1) of this section.

(4) An employer is under no obligation to grant an employee’s request under subsection (1) of this section. [2017 c.691 §6a]

Note: 653.450 (Employee right to input into work schedule) becomes operative July 1, 2018. See section 16, chapter 691, Oregon Laws 2017.

Note: See second note under 653.412 (Definitions).

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/­ors653.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 653, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano653.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.