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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Optometry
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry [18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Conforming to Code changes in 2016
General Information
Action Summary The Board of Optometry has amended section 70, relating to requirements for continuing education. The amendments conform regulations to amendments in ยง 54.1-3219 of the Code of Virginia by passage of HB564 in the 2016 General Assembly (Chapter 89).
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006
RIS Project Yes  [004763]
Associated Mandates Changes in continuing education for optometrists
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
7630 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/21/2016.
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.