MD SB565 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on February 4 2019 - 25% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2019-03-20 - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Increasing the number of hours of continuing education that therapeutically certified optometrists are required to attend from 30 to 40; providing that continuing education on use and management of certain therapeutic pharmaceutical agents include a certain topic; prohibiting certain provisions of law regarding therapeutic pharmaceutical agents from being construed to authorize the optometric use of certain pharmaceutical agents, medical devices, or technologies; etc.

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Health Occupations - Practice of Optometry - Therapeutically Certified Optometrists



2019-03-20SenateUnfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn
2019-02-05SenateHearing 2/26 at 1:00 p.m.
2019-02-04SenateFirst Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs


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