HB 7059: Optometry
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Cummings
Optometry; Requires DOH to license applicant for licensure & certification as optometrist when applicant meets specified requirements; removes requirements for examination fees for certification & licensure; requires fee for licensure; revises application requirements to include obtaining passing score on certain licensure examination within specified period; authorizes Board of Optometry to establish rules for passing score; removes specific topics that must be tested on licensure examination.
• Introduced -HJ 426
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 440
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/14/18
• Read 2nd time -HJ 583, 584
• Amendment(s) adopted (063587) -HJ 584
• Read 3rd time -HJ 584
• Passed as amended; YEAS 110 NAYS 0 -HJ 584
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 382
• Received -SJ 382
• Withdrawn from Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 546
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 546
• Substituted for CS/CS/SB 520 -SJ 546
• Read 2nd time -SJ 546
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 576
• Passed; YEAS 34 NAYS 0 -SJ 576, 577
• Ordered enrolled -HJ 837
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2018-78
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