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Department of Health Professions
Board of Optometry
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry [18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
Additional requirements for licensure by examination
General Information
Action Summary Adds provisions currently required for Licensure by Endorsement for applicants who have been previously licensed in other states, including an attestation that the applicant is not a respondent in a pending or unresolved malpractice claim or in any pending or unresolved board action, that the license is unrestricted, any continuing education requirements have been met, and the applicant has not committed any act which would constitute a violation of laws in Virginia.
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  [000721]
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
4119 Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 5/29/2007 before the Governor's office completed its review.
4165 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/24/2007.
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.