Oregon Marijuana Laws and the Impact on HR

Ryan Orr, JD with Cascade Employers Association presented on 11/17/2015 to a large group on Oregon Marijuana laws for Human Resources during a North Clackamas Chamber educational event.  He talked about the legalization of Marijuana and how it will impact the workplace. He covers the following topics... What can you legally ask your employees? What kinds of drugs [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:33-07:00December 18th, 2015|Chamber Blog, Economy, Eggs ‘N Issues, Public Policy, Small business|Comments Off on Oregon Marijuana Laws and the Impact on HR

Legislative Update for 9-23

Legislative Updates for North Clackamas Chamber of Commerce – as of 09/23/2015 - Get this article in a PDF Minimum Wage.  We believe there will be another concerted effort in 2016 to pass a minimum wage increase along with legislation to allow local governments to increase their own minimum wage levels even higher.  Last session, [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:33-07:00September 24th, 2015|Chamber Blog, Economy, Eggs ‘N Issues, Jobs, Public Policy, Small business|Comments Off on Legislative Update for 9-23

Legislative Priorities of 2015 5/4/2015

Legislative Priorities of 2015 (Revised 5/4) The 2015 OSCC Legislative Agenda represents the legislative priorities of the Main Street business community as represented by the 66 local Chambers of Commerce represented by the Oregon State Chamber of Commerce. The OSCC is organized to support business growth, job growth and income growth in each of our [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:45-07:00May 5th, 2015|Economy, Eggs ‘N Issues, Endorsements, Jobs, Networking, Public Policy, Small business, Sustainability|Comments Off on Legislative Priorities of 2015 5/4/2015

OSCC Member Report – 4/27

OSCC Member Report on House Bills – April 27 Review of past week (April 27 – May 1): It was a slow week in the capitol. Many committees were cancelled as legislators spent several additional hours in floor session voting on a backlog of legislation. The legislature did not meet on Friday. The House passed [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:45-07:00May 5th, 2015|Economy, Eggs ‘N Issues, Endorsements, Jobs, Public Policy|Comments Off on OSCC Member Report – 4/27

2015 Oregon State Chamber’s Legislative Priorities

The 2015 OSCC Legislative Agenda represents the legislative priorities of the Main Street business community as represented by the 66 local Chambers of Commerce represented by the Oregon State Chamber of Commerce. The OSCC is organized to support business growth, job growth and income growth in each of our local communities, many of which have [...]

By |2016-11-21T11:14:45-07:00January 27th, 2015|Benefit, Chamber Blog, Community Safety Appreciation, Economy, Eggs ‘N Issues, Endorsements, Events, Jobs, Leadership, Networking, Public Policy, Small business, Sustainability, Tourism|Comments Off on 2015 Oregon State Chamber’s Legislative Priorities