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Department of Health Professions
Board of Optometry
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry [18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
Clarification of continuing education requirements
General Information
Action Summary Make technical changes to clarify the CE rules and consider some requirement for face-to-face or interactive hours
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000606]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
3668 NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 3/26/2007 after the comment period had ended.
4058 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 7/11/2007.
4422 Proposed Stage withdrawn on 12/18/2008 before the Secretary's office completed its review.
4951 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 8/7/2009.
5382 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/17/2010.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie L. Knachel  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4508    FAX: (804)527-4471    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.