Salem Oregon Secretary of State in Salem Oregon

Address and phone number for Salem Oregon Secretary of State, a Secretary Of State, at Summer Street Northeast, Salem OR.


Name
Salem Oregon Secretary of State
Address
800 Summer Street Northeast, Salem, Oregon, 97310
Phone
503-373-0701

About the Salem Oregon Secretary of State

The Salem Oregon Secretary of State, located in Salem, OR, acts as an executive branch office for the Oregon state government. The Secretary of State performs several functions for the state, including overseeing elections, maintaining public records, and registering to vote. In addition, the Secretary of State oversees business records, including business licenses, professional licenses, and state tax IDs.

You may contact the Secretary of State for questions about:
  • Marion County business records
  • Business registrations, formations, and professional licenses
  • Oregon tax ID
  • Marion County elections, poll locations, and ballots
  • Registering to vote
Oregon Elections

The Oregon Secretary of State oversees elections in Salem, including local, state, and federal elections. The Secretary of State sets statewide election policies, such as guidelines on registering to run for office, deadlines for ballot questions, and requirements for statewide referendums. In addition, the Secretary of State administers elections, setting training requirements for Salem election workers and overseeing the election process. The Office of the Secretary of State also reports election results.

Oregon Public Records

In Oregon state, the Secretary of State maintains and authenticates Oregon public records and other documents, particularly for public records related to the state government. These include executive orders, actions of the Oregon legislature, and documents related to the administration of government. The Secretary of State also sets requirements for posting notice for Marion County public meetings and issuing minutes after meetings. Contact the Salem Oregon Secretary of State for information about accessing public records.

Marion County Business Records

In Marion County, the OR Secretary of State registers and authenticates businesses and non-profit organizations. This includes registering business names and trademarks, issuing business licenses, and administering the Uniform Commercial Code. Oregon state required professional licenses are also issued by the Secretary of State. The Secretary of State also qualifies and registers notary publics who certify and authenticate private documents, such as bond and signature registrations or living will declarations. The public can access Marion County business records and professional licenses by contacting the Salem Oregon Secretary of State.

U.S. Secretary of State

At the federal level, the U.S. Secretary of State acts as the head of the State Department. The responsibilities of the U.S. Secretary of State vary greatly from those of the Oregon State Secretary of State. The U.S. Secretary of State acts as the senior foreign affairs official for the nation, advising the President on matters of foreign affairs, foreign service, and foreign policy. The Secretary of State also negotiates treaties with other nations and represents the U.S. internationally. The President nominates the Secretary of State and the U.S. Senate confirms the appointment.

Contact the Salem Oregon Secretary of State

You may contact the Salem Oregon Secretary of State by calling 503-373-0701, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Salem Oregon Secretary of State, 800 Summer Street Northeast, Salem, Oregon, 97310.


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