ORS 677.425¹
Confidential information
  • immunity

(1) Any information that the Oregon Medical Board obtains pursuant to ORS 677.200 (Disciplinary procedure), 677.205 (Grounds for discipline) or 677.410 (Voluntary limitation of license) to 677.425 (Confidential information) is confidential as provided under ORS 676.175 (Complaints and investigations confidential).

(2) Any person who reports or provides information to the board under ORS 677.205 (Grounds for discipline) and 677.410 (Voluntary limitation of license) to 677.425 (Confidential information) and who provides information in good faith shall not be subject to an action for civil damages as a result thereof. [1975 c.796 §8; 1983 c.486 §44; 1989 c.830 §29; 1991 c.485 §7; 1997 c.791 §21]

Notes of Decisions

This sec­tion does not apply to administrative pro­ceed­ings brought by Board against per­son who was subject of investiga­tion or to in­for­ma­­tion sought to be elicited from per­son unconnected with Board concerning manner in which he was contacted by Board investigators prior to filing complaint. Stalder v. Bd. of Medical Examiners, 37 Or App 853, 588 P2d 659 (1978); Spray v. Bd. of Medical Examiners, 50 Or App 311, 624 P2d 125 (1981), modified 51 Or App 773, 627 P2d 25 (1981)

Chapter 677

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Extent of grandfather right under 1969 Act amending barbers law, (1972) Vol 36, p 23; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 677—Regulation of Medicine, Podiatry and Acupuncture, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors677.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 677, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­677ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information