2015 ORS 653.545¹
Visitation rights of bureau
  • prosecution of offenses against child labor laws

(1) The Bureau of Labor and Industries or anyone authorized by the bureau in writing may visit any place of business to ascertain whether any minors are employed contrary to ORS 653.310 (Employment certificates on file), 653.315 (Working hours for children under 16 years of age), 653.320 (Employment of children under 14 years) and 653.340 (Employment of minors for message and delivery service) and the rules adopted by the bureau pursuant to ORS 653.307 (Annual employment certificates). The bureau or authorized persons shall report any cases of illegal employment to the proper school authorities and to the district attorney of the county. The bureau may require the business to produce the annual employment certificates and lists of minors employed for inspection.

(2) The bureau shall bring complaints for offenses under ORS 653.310 (Employment certificates on file), 653.315 (Working hours for children under 16 years of age), 653.320 (Employment of children under 14 years) and 653.340 (Employment of minors for message and delivery service) to the attention of the proper district attorney who shall prosecute such offenses. [Amended by 1971 c.626 §4; 1993 c.18 §136a; 1995 c.133 §3; 2013 c.296 §13]

DOMESTIC WORKERS’ PROTECTION ACT

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 (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 653, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano653.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.