Chapter 18.53 RCW

OPTOMETRY

Sections
Legislative finding and declaration.
DefinitionScope of practice.
License required.
Temporary permitWhen issued.
Credentialing by endorsement.
ExemptionsExceptionsLimitation.
License renewal.
License applicantsEligibilityQualificationsExaminationsException.
LicensingProcedures, requirements, fees.
Disciplinary actionGrounds.
Application of uniform disciplinary act.
Unlawful acts.
Unlawful advertising of indemnity benefits.
Violations generallyPenalty.
Public aid ocular servicesDiscrimination prohibited.
Discrimination prohibitedLegislative finding and declaration.
Discrimination prohibitedAcceptance of services by state agencies and subdivisions.
Discrimination prohibitedState agencies and subdivisionsOfficials and employees.
Discrimination prohibitedAgreements or contracts by state and subdivisions.
Discrimination prohibitedCosts immaterial.
Discrimination prohibitedApplication of law.
Privileged communications.
Inactive license status.
Short title1919 c 144.
Severability1973 c 48.
Repeal1919 c 144.
NOTES:
Reviser's note: Certain powers and duties of the department of licensing and the director of licensing transferred to the department of health and the secretary of health. See RCW 43.70.220.
Health professions accountFees creditedRequirements for biennial budget requestUnappropriated funds: RCW 43.70.320.
Homeless person vision services: RCW 43.20A.800 through 43.20A.850.
Rebating by practitioners of healing professions prohibited: Chapter 19.68 RCW.