Monday, June 3, 2024 at 01:00 am

The U.S. Department of Labor issues new thresholds for overtime exemptions related to executive, administrative, professional, and outside sales employees. See the attached document for a summary of the upcoming changes along with additional resources.

Wednesday, April 3, 2024 at 01:00 am

April is National Fair Housing Month. Governor Burgum has issued a proclamation declaring April 2024 as Fair Housing Month in the State of North Dakota. Please Click Here for more information from HUD on Fair Housing Month April 2024.

Tuesday, January 30, 2024

OLAC will hold a regular meeting on February 1, 2024 at 10 a.m (CST). See the Meeting Notice for full details.

Tuesday, November 28, 2023 at 11:00 pm

N.D.C.C. § 54-06-04 requires the Department of Labor and Human Rights to prepare and submit a biennial report addressing its operations for the preceding two fiscal years by December 1st of each year after the regular session of the legislative assembly.

2021-2023 Biennial Report is now available.

Tuesday, June 20, 2023

A summary of key Legislative updates from North Dakota's 68th Legislative Session.

Friday, March 31, 2023

April is National Fair Housing Month. 

Monday, November 28, 2022 at 11:00 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today announced the appointment of Bismarck attorney Nathan Svihovec to lead the North Dakota Department of Labor and Human Rights, citing his extensive experience representing both public and private employers and employees at the state and federal levels. Svihovec will begin his new role as state labor commissioner on Thursday, Dec. 1.

The full press release can be found on the Governor's website at Burgum appoints Bismarck attorney Nathan Svihovec to serve as state labor commissioner | North Dakota Office of the Governor (

Monday, April 4, 2022

National Fair Housing Month 2022

Thursday, April 1, 2021

HUD Commemorates National Fair Housing Month 2021

Monday, February 22, 2021 at 11:00 pm

Information from the North Dakota Department of Health on COVID-19.