Rules and Materials
ORS 183.457 » and OAR 137-003-0008 and 137-003-0545 » permit an officer/employee of an agency to participate on behalf of an agency, with DOJ approval.
- Lay Representative related rules OAR 137-003-0008 and 137-003-0545 »
- DOJ Guidance regarding Lay Representatives (PDF) »
- Lay Representative Code of Conduct (PDF) »
Application, Guidelines, and Process
Interested in adding a Lay Representation program to your agency? Questions about the process? These answers and more, including forms and policy, can be found in the DOJ Lay Representative Program Guide (PDF) ».
You may also be eligible to participate in the online training module through iLearn, “Role of the Lay Representative in the Contested Case” ».
ENROLL ONLINE: LAY REPRESENTATIVE COURSE »