Attorney General’s Public Records and Meetings Manual 2014 – Public Meetings Law Appendix N

Index to Oregon Attorney General’s Formal Opinions and Informal Opinions

Formal Attorney General Opinions have a volume and page number; Informal Opinions (Letters of Advice) either have a number such as 1995-l or a number lower than 7000. Copies are available from the Department of Justice at reproduction costs. Formal and selected information opinions are summarized in Appendix F.

  Opinion
Number
Date
Issued
Advisory Bodies (See also Governing Bodies) 4225 01/30/78
Ballots, Secret
v37 p183 10/11/74
       v39 p525 02/20/79
Cities and Towns    Cities and Towns    Cities and Towns   
     City Council, Ballots for Electing v39 p525 02/20/79
     Department Heads Meetings 4225 01/30/78
     Home-Rule v41 p28 07/14/80
Counties Counties Counties
     Continuous Session of Board of Commissioners 3198 03/20/75
     Home-Rule v41 p28 07/14/80
Executive Sessions (See also Exemption from Meetings Law) Executive Sessions (See also Exemption from Meetings Law) Executive Sessions (See also Exemption from Meetings Law)
     Discipline/Complaints Against Public Officers.. 5315 01/29/82
     Employment of Public Officer v41 p262 12/05/80
       v42 p362 05/18/82
     Exempt Public Records v39 p480 01/12/79
       v42 p392 06/09/82
       6248 10/13/88
     Health Professional Regulatory Board Investigation v49 p32 04/29/98
     Labor Negotiations. v42 p362 05/18/82
     Legal Counsel, Consultation with.. v40 p388 04/11/80
     News Media (See News Media)    
     Performance Evaluations of Public Officer v42 p362 05/18/82
     Real Property Negotiations. 6376 05/18/90
     Smoking 4841 12/06/79
Exemption from Meetings Law (See also Executive Sessions; Meetings) Exemption from Meetings Law (See also Executive Sessions; Meetings) Exemption from Meetings Law (See also Executive Sessions; Meetings)
     Contested Case Hearings v40 p388 04/11/80
     Judicial Proceedings v41 p218 11/05/80
       v40 p388 04/11/80
       1997-4 08/13/97
Governing Body Governing Body Governing Body
     Definition of v38 p1584 12/02/77
       v42 p187 12/23/81
       6248 10/13/88
       4225 01/30/78
     Deliberations v40 p458 05/12/80
       v41 p28 07/14/80
     Quorum v41 p28 07/14/80
Higher Education, Oregon State System of Higher Education, Oregon State System of Higher Education, Oregon State System of
     Personnel Evaluation, Executive Session v39 p480 01/12/79
     Presidential Search Committee 6248 10/13/88
     Student Government Committees v44 p69 06/27/84
Land Use Board of Appeals Land Use Board of Appeals Land Use Board of Appeals
     Contested Case Hearings, Deliberations of v41 p218 11/5/80
Legislative Assembly Legislative Assembly Legislative Assembly
     Deliberations of 5206 06/19/81
Location of Meetings    
     Discriminatory Site 5581 10/04/83
Meetings (See also Executive Sessions) Meetings (See also Executive Sessions) Meetings (See also Executive Sessions)
     Information Gathering v38 p1471 11/04/77
     Special Meetings 5581 10/04/83
     Staff Meetings v41 p28 07/14/80
       6292 09/12/88
     Working Lunch 5758 12/11/84
     Workshop Sessions v40 p458 05/12/80
Minutes 5581 10/04/83
News Media News Media News Media
     Definition of v39 p600 03/16/79
     Executive Session Attendance v39 p703 05/22/79
       5160 03/30/81
     Nondisclosure of Executive Session v38 p2122 05/31/78
       v42 p392 06/09/82
Notice Notice Notice
     Generally v40 p458 05/12/80
  v41 p28 07/14/80
  5581 10/04/83
     Continuous Session of Governing Body 3198 03/20/75
Oregon Investment Council Oregon Investment Council Oregon Investment Council
     Considering Records Exempt from Disclosure v42 p392 06/09/82
Oregon Medical Insurance Pool Oregon Medical Insurance Pool Oregon Medical Insurance Pool
     Private Nonprofit Entity v46 p155 03/17/89
Private Body Private Body Private Body
  v46 p155 03/17/89
       5585 05/28/86
Public Body Public Body Public Body
     Definition of v24 p187 12/23/81
Salary Negotiations v42 p362 05/18/82
Schools and School Districts Schools and School Districts Schools and School Districts
     Board Meetings: Location, Minutes, Notice 5581 10/04/83
     Complaint Against School Board Member 5315 01/29/82
     Executive Session, School Newspaper Reporter v39 p600 03/16/79
Smoking Smoking Smoking
     Executive Session 4841 12/06/79
Special Meeting Special Meeting Special Meeting
     Notice of 5581 10/04/83
Tape Recording of Public Meeting v38 p50 08/10/76
Voting (See Ballots) Voting (See Ballots) Voting (See Ballots)
Washington Public Power Supply System Washington Public Power Supply System Washington Public Power Supply System
     Panel Appointed by Governors to Assess v42 p187 12/23/81