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Portland Protected Sick Time Ordinance

Phone: 503-823-3994

Email: sicktimeinfo@portlandoregon.gov

  • Protected Sick Time is Coming to Portland January 1st, 2014

  • Learn more about what Protected Sick Time means for you

  • Employer Resources from BOLI and Notification Materials

Our Mission Statement

The Protected Sick Time Ordinance approved by 2013 Portland City Council, ensures that all Persons working in the City of Portland can earn sick time to use when they or a family member are sick, injured, or need preventative health care. The ordinance is intended to mitigate the spread of disease and to allow employees to care for themselves and family members, making Portland a healthier, more productive community.

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