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Mandate 1296

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Certification of optometrists to perform laser surgery
Purpose of legislation
To allow optometrists that meet certain criteria perform laser surgery.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 16 (2022)
Chap 17 (2022)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 105 - 20 : Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 6072: Regulations for laser surgery certifications
Latest Stage: NOIRA
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