Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Optometry
Regulations of the Virginia Board of Optometry [18 VAC 105 ‑ 20]
Review 922
Periodic Review of this Chapter
Includes a Small Business Impact Review
Date Filed: 8/19/2008
Notice of Periodic Review
The Virginia Board of Optometry is conducting a periodic review of its current regulations governing optometrists and is requesting comment on the following current regulation:

18 VAC 105-20-10 et seq. Regulations Governing the Practice of Optometry

The Board will consider whether the existing regulations are essential to protect the health, safety and welfare of the public in providing assurance that licensed practitioners are competent to practice. Alternatives to the current regulations or suggestions for clarification of the regulation will also be received and considered.
Publication of Notice in the Register and Public Comment Period
Published in the Virginia Register on 9/1/2008
Comment Period begins on the publication date and ended on 10/1/2008

Comments Received: 0

Review Result
Retain the regulation with no changes
pdf TH-07 Periodic Review Report of Findings   (5/3/2013)
Attorney General Certification
Prior to early 2014, AG periodic review certifications were done off-line