Waived Opinions​

The following advice was provided to the Oregon State Board of Examiners for Engineering and Land Surveying (OSBEELS) based on specific inquiries. These opinions are limited to the facts set forth in the requests on which they were based. Some opinions may have also been obtained through cooperative efforts with other state agencies.
These opinions are based on versions of the laws and rules that were in effect on the date the opinions were issued and may not be intended for current application of the law.
File Name
Content
Document Date
Date Waived
DOJ File No.
917001 GB0225-15
(includes DOJ File No. 917001 GB0349-10 and No. 7821)
Industrial Exemptions and Private Timber Companies
(includes Industrial Exemptions/Legislative History and Engineer required for construction, reconstruction or repair of public roads)
April 1, 2015
(also includes 
October 8, 2010 and
November 29, 1979 Opinions)
May 16, 2015
Opinion Request
OP-2013-4

November 6, 2013
January 14, 2014
OSBEELS Authority over County Surveyors
(includes OSBEELS Authority over County Surveyors and Board Authority to Discipline County Surveyors)
OSBEELS Authority over County Surveyors​
(includes OSBEELS Authority over County Surveyors and Board Authority to Discipline County Surveyors)
June 9, 2015
(also includes 
October 11, 1996)
July 8, 2015
DOJ File No.
917001 GB0202-14

(includes DOJ File No.
917001-GB0202-14 and
917001-GB0019-05)

Negligence, Gross Negligence, Incompetence Update
(includes Negligence, Gross Negligence, Incompetence Update and Meaning of “Negligence”, “Gross Negligence” and “Incompetence” as Basis for Sanction)
May 11, 2015
(also includes 
September 8, 2005)
August 14, 2015
DOJ File No. 917001-GB0349-10
(includes DOJ File No.
917001-GB0349-10 and
DOJ Opinion No. 7821)

Industrial Exemptions / Legislative History​
(includes Industrial Exemptions / Legislative History and Are the services of a registered professional engi neer required for construction, reconstruction or repair of public roads?)
October 11, 2010
(also includes 
November 29 , 1979)
May 16, 2015
Permission as a Subsititue for Right of Entry
(includes ODOT Employed Land Surveyors & ORS 672.047)
Permission as a Subsititue for Right of Entry
(includes ODOT Employed Land Surveyors & ORS 672.047)
January 9, 2014
(also includes 
January 20, 2012)
May 9, 2017

DOJ File No.
917-001-GB0254-09



Right of Entry and Notice​
(Note: This opinion includes analysis of a statute that was subsequently modified. An update is being drafted.)


March 26, 2009


May 9, 2017


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