Plumbing and Mechanical

Oregon Passes Prompt Payment & Bid Shopping Law

June 15, 2000
Contractors must promptly pay their subcontractors once work is completed.

A new Oregon law requires that contractors working under a public agency contract promptly pay their subcontractors once work is completed. The law also requires bidders to submit, within four hours of the bid submittal deadline, disclosure of any first-tier sub furnishing labor or material.