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Equal Opportunity

The Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings (OAH) is an equal opportunity employer. No one will be denied the opportunity to participate in OAH's programs, employment, or promotion, based on race, color, creed, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, age, religion, national origin, sex, or membership in a local human rights commission. 

OAH's Affirmative Action Plan explains how OAH works to achieve equal opportunity for all.

Reasonable Accommodations

In accordance with state and federal laws, reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities will be provided to ensure access to services and employment. To request an accommodation for a disability, please complete OAH's Reasonable Accommodation Form and provide the completed form to:

Office of Administrative Hearings 
Attn: Jill Melzarek 
PO Box 64620 
St. Paul, MN 55164 
Jill.S.Melzarek@state.mn.us 
Phone: 651-361-7834 
Fax: 651-539-0310

Title II Notice under the Americans with Disabilities Act

In accordance with the requirements of Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), OAH will not discriminate against qualified individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in its services, programs, or activities. To request an accommodation, please complete OAH's Title II Reasonable Accommodation Form and provide the completed form to:

Office of Administrative Hearings  
Attn: Jill Melzarek  
PO Box 64620  
St. Paul, MN 55164  
Jill.S.Melzarek@state.mn.us  
Phone: 651-361-7834  
Fax: 651-539-0310

Accessibility Statement

The Office of Administrative Hearings is committed to making its website accessible to all, including people with disabilities. Our website complies with best practices and standards as defined by Section 508 of the U.S. Rehabilitation Act and the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) of the World Wide Web Consortium Web Accessibility Initiative.

If you need help or wish to report an issue related to the accessibility of any content on this website, please email the OAH Webmaster. Please include the web address or URL and the specific problems you have encountered.

Requesting Alternative Formats

Upon request, information on this website can be made available in an alternative format such as large print, braille, or audio.  To make a request for an alternative format, please contact Denise Collins at (651) 361-7875 or denise.collins@state.mn.us

Discrimination

If you think you have been subjected to discrimination under an OAH program or activity, you may file a complaint with: 

Office of Administrative Hearings
Attn: Jill Melzarek
PO Box 64620
St. Paul, MN 55164
Jill.S.Melzarek@state.mn.us
Phone: 651-361-7834
Fax: 651-539-0310

You may use OAH's Harassment, Discrimination and Sexual Harassment Prohibited Complaint Form if you wish.

If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination by a Workers' Compensation Judge or an Administrative Law Judge, you may file a complaint with:

Office of Administrative Hearings 
Attn: Chief Judge Jenny Starr 
PO Box 64620 
St. Paul, MN 55164 
Jenny.Starr@state.mn.us
Phone: 651-361-7831
Fax: 651-539-0310

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