Notice of Proposed Rulemaking - Office of Small Business Assistance

SoS Small Business

Secretary of State 

Office of Small Business Assistance
255 Capitol St. NE, Suite 151 
Salem OR 97310

Contact: | 844-469-5512 (toll free)

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking

The word "complaint" is used in statutes for the Secretary of State's Office of Small Business Assistance; but it is not defined. The office is proposing rules that define the word and describe the procedures followed within the Office when a complaint is filed. The rules also describe protections for complainants and limitations of public disclosure by the Office and state agencies, boards and commissions.

A complete version of the proposed rules can be found online.

A hearing regarding the proposed rules will be held on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 The public is invited to attend or to submit written comments or questions regarding the proposed rules via email to


Tuesday, February 20, 2018 | 9:00 am
255 Capitol Street NE, Ste 151
Salem, OR 97310-1327

*Visitors will need to sign in at the front desk and be escorted to the hearing room.