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Portland Protected Sick Time Ordinance

Phone: 503-823-3008


  • Protected Sick Time is in effect in Portland

  • Learn more about what Protected Sick Time means for you

  • Employer Resources & Enforcement Information from BOLI


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.