CS/CS/SB 278: Practice of Optometry
GENERAL BILL by Appropriations ; Health Policy ; Richter ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Grimsley
Practice of Optometry; Authorizing a certified optometrist to administer and prescribe ocular pharmaceutical agents; requiring a certified optometrist to complete a board-approved course and examination on general and ocular pharmaceutical agents before administering or prescribing those agents; providing conditions under which the holder of an optometric faculty certificate may administer and prescribe oral ocular pharmaceutical agents; requiring a clinical laboratory operated by a licensed practitioner of optometry to be licensed under Optometry Practice Act, etc.
Last Action: 4/4/2013 Senate - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 239 (Ch. 2013-26) -SJ 301
Location: Acted on by committee/council, pending report (AHS)
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (AHS)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 25
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 02/21/13, 8:00 am, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Health Policy; YEAS 6 NAYS 3
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services -SJ 113
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services, 03/06/13, 10:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• Introduced -SJ 25
• CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 107
• Subcommittee Recommendation: CS/CS by Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; YEAS 10 NAYS 3 -SJ 196
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 196
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 03/21/13, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS/CS by- Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0
• Pending reference review -under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 241
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/27/13
• CS/CS by Appropriations read 1st time -SJ 244
• Read 2nd time -SJ 262
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 301
• Substituted CS/CS/HB 239 -SJ 301
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 239 (Ch. 2013-26) -SJ 301
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