Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Optometry
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry [18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
Additional requirements for licensure by examination
Action 2347
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.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000721]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
4119 Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 05/29/2007 before the Governor's office completed its review.
4165 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/24/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Leslie L. Knachel  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)597-4130    FAX: (804)793-9145    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.