Department of Health Professions
Board of Optometry
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry [18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
|Description||Establishes qualifications for licensure, requirements for renewal and standards of practice for licensed optometrists.|
|State Authority||Chapter 32 of Title 54.1|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
1) Achieve high ratings on Customer Service Satisfaction Survey for application process and renewal of licensure due to removal of any unnecessary requirements.
2) Reduction in number of disciplinary cases related to practice in a mercantile establishment.
|Meetings||See all meetings (3) relating to this chapter.|
|Name / Title:||Leslie L. Knachel / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
Richmond, VA 23233
|Telephone:||(804)597-4130 FAX: (804)527-4471 TDD: ()-|