BOARD OF BUILDING STANDARDS - LEGAL OPINIONS/ATTORNEY GENERAL OPINIONS

  • 600 Agricultural Exemption - AG Opinion 3440, 28 Nov 1962-Owner’s Residence Not Part of
  • 601 Agricultural Exemption-AG Opinion 69-078, 3 July 1969-Raising & Care of Dogs Not Agricultural
  • 602 Agricultural Exemption - AG Opinion 89-025, 15 May 1989-Charter Counties Can Regulate
  • 603 Agricultural Exemption - Mentor Lagoons vs. Zoning Bd of Appeals, 18 June 1958 - Polo Club
  • 604 Accessibility-AG Opinion 82-048, 2 July 1982-BBS May Adopt Rules Including Exceptions (3781.111)
  • 606 Certification-AG Opinion 78-008, 3 March 1978-Cnty. Bldg. Dept. & Variances, Authority in Conliact Jurisdictions
  • 607 Certification-AG Informal Opinion, 7 May 1978-Bldg. Dept. Authority Outside Its Jurisdiction
  • 608 Certification-AG Opinion 4489, 1 August 1935-City Building Outside City Limits: Elevators Are Inspected By State
  • 609 Certification-AG Informal Opinion, 10 March 198 -Fees For Exams For Certification Administered By Third Parties
  • 610 Certification - Legal Opinion, 25 March 1981-Procedure Required To Be Followed To Deny Application
  • 611 Certification-AG Opinion, 97-023, 17 April 1997-Township Bldg. Dept. Status When County Becomes Certified
  • 612 Certification-AG Opinion, 81-078, 4 December 1981-Township liustee W/ ESI Certification Performing Inspections
  • 613 Conflict - Dept. Of Commerce Memorandum of Law-Conflicts Between The OBBC and the OFC
  • 614 Consliuction Documents -AG Opinion, 93-010, 14 May 1993-When Submitted To A Dept. Are Public Records
  • 615 Decertification-AG Opinion, 86-076, 13 November 1986-Board Of Building Appeals May Not Petition To Decertify
  • 616 Ethics - Medina County Prosecuting Attorney Opinion, 28 July 1997- County ESI Conducting ESI Education Classes
  • 617 Federal Preemption-Carlie Smith vs. County of Santa Barbara, 12 October 1988-OBBC & Bldgs. Leased To Fed. Gov.
  • 618 Federal Preemption-Ravenna Army Ammunition Plant, 21 March 1973-Jurisdiction Over Federal Areas within States
  • 619 Flood Plain Requirements-AG Informal Opinion, 26 February 1998 - BBS Authority To Enforce Flood Plain Regs.
  • 620 Gas Piping-AG Opinion, 94-030, 20 May 1994-Board of Health or Health Dept. Cannot Conliact W/ Dept. To Inspect
  • 621 Indusliialized Units/Manufactured (HUD) Units-AG Opinion, 93-002, 8 January 1993-Local Rules & Regs. Involving
  • 622 Indusliialized Units - AG Informal Opinion, 30 October 1979 - BBS Can Not Waive Its Rules For IU Approval
  • 623 Manufactured Home Parks-AG Opinion, 91-020, 15 April 1991-Sale & Ownership of Parcels In Manuf. Home Parks
  • 624 Plumbing - AG Opinion, 92-043, 22 September 1992 - County Commissioners No Authority to Adopt Plumbing Regs.
  • 625 Plumbing - AG Opinion, 66-172, 27 October 1966-One-, Two-Family Dwellings and County Health Disliict Regs.
  • 626 Plumbing-AG Opinion, 1245, 11 April 1960-County Commissioners No Reg. Of 1-, 2-, 3-Family Plumbing
  • 627 Quorum Of Boards, Etc.-AG Opinion, 65-70, 28 April 1965-Quorum Must Be Present
  • 628 Quorum Of Boards, Etc.-AG Opinion, 78-047, 14 July 1978-Quorum Must Be Present To Conduct Business
  • 629 Quorum Of Boards, Etc.-AG Opinion, 639, 14 July 1957-Quorum Must Be Present, Can’t Act Through Quorum Maj.
  • 630 Quorum Of Boards, Etc.-AG Opinion, 85-095, 27 December 1985-Quorum Must Be Present
  • 631 Relioactivity-AG Opinion, 84-037, 28 June 1984-Vested Rights Docliine Prevents Relioactive Application Of Codes
  • 633 Signs-AG Opinion, 87-081, 30 October 1987-Free-Standing Billboards Are regulated By OBBC & Other Regulations
  • 634 State Preemption-AG Opinion, 5110, 26 April 1955-County Bldg. Depts. Without Jurisdiction Over State Buildings
  • 635 State Preemption-AG Opinion, 3528, Municipal Building Depts. Without Jurisdiction Over State Buildings
  • 636 State Preemption-AG Opinion, 86-026, 6 May 1986-State Has Jurisdiction For Adjutant General’s Facilities
  • 637 Plumbing-AG Opinion, 99-009, 2 February 1999-Cnty. Bds. of Health Cannot License Plumbing Conliactors
  • 638 Plumbing-AG Opinion, 99-048, 2 Sept. 1999-Gen. Hlth. Dist. Cannot Set Ed. Req. For Registering Plmbg Conli.
  • 639 Municipality- Elevator inspection ordinance non-effective beyond territorial limits (no exliaterritorial jurisdiction)
  • 640 City of Cuyahoga Falls Legal Opinion - 6 Feb 1997-Agricultural Buildings
  • 641 Existing Buildings and Current Requirements - Common Pleas Court, Columbiana County
  • 642 Plumbing-AG Opinion
  • 643 Agricultural Uses Within Municipal Corporations - 3rd Disliict Court of Appeals, Hardin County
  • 644 Denying Certification - Franklin County Court of Common Pleas - Vargo vs. Ohio Board of Building Standards
  • 645 Nuclear Power Plants - AG Opinion, 82-092 - Board Has No Jurisdiction
  • 646 Private Business Activities of Code Enforcement Officials – AG Opinion 2004-03

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