Oregon Statutes - Chapter 653 - Minimum Wages; Employment Conditions; Minors - Section 653.505 - Wage and Hour Commission; appointment; confirmation; term; vacancies.

(1) The Wage and Hour Commission is established and shall be composed of three commissioners who shall be appointed by the Governor for the term of four years and until their successors are appointed and qualified. In selection of the members of the commission, the Governor shall give due consideration to the interests of labor, industry and the public. Not more than two of the members of said commission shall belong to the same political party.

(2) Upon the expiration of the term of any commissioner, the Governor shall appoint a successor.

(3) The Governor shall fill any vacancy on the commission by appointment for the unexpired portion of the term in which the vacancy occurs.

(4) All appointments of members of the commission by the Governor are subject to confirmation by the Senate in the manner provided in ORS 171.562 and 171.565. [Amended by 1967 c.596 §17; 1973 c.792 §27]

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