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Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Optometry
chapter
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry [18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
Action:
Incorporation of requirements for TPA certification
 
General Information
Action Summary This action will incorporate the requirements for initial licensure with therapeutic pharmaceutical agents (TPA) certification, fees for applications and renewals, and the continuing education requirement for TPA-certified optometrists
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 18 VAC 105-20 Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  18 VAC 105 - 30 [REPEALED] Regulations on Certification of Optometrists to Use Therapeutic Pharmaceutical Agents
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Mandates Prescriptive authority for optometrists
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2902 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 12/7/2005.
3091 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 7/29/2005.
3373 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/30/2005.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie L. Knachel  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: leslie.knachel@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4508    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.