E-Verify Oregon DOWNLOAD E-Verify Oregon REQUIREMENTS

Effective Date

January 1, 1970

No state-wide E-Verify requirement

Columbia County

Effective Date

February 2, 2009

Employers Impacted

If implemented, the Measure would require all county employers to use E-Verify and would make it illegal for any employer in Columbia County to knowingly or intentionally hire unauthorized aliens. The Measure sets out a system of penalties and procedures for enforcement.

Penalties for Non-Compliance

First violation – $10,000 fine.

Second violation – Columbia County Board of Commissioners must seek to revoke the employer’s business licenses and permits.