Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries

Rule Rule 839-021-0500

The provisions of ORS 653.305 (Bureau’s inquiry into employment of minors) to 653.370 (Civil penalty for unlawful employment of minors) and OAR 839-021-0001 to 839-021-0500 (Exemptions) do not apply to employers employing minors in the following work or occupations:


Domestic work or chores in or about a private residence.


Newspaper carrier.


Newspaper vendor.


Persons under 18 years of age serving as a referee or assistant referee in a youth or adult recreational soccer match.

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Jun. 8, 2021