Notice of Submittal of Proposed Rule to
Legislative Council Rules Clearinghouse
On April 9, 2019, the Optometry Examining Board submitted a proposed rule to the Wisconsin Legislative Council Clearinghouse pursuant to s. 227.15 (1), Wis. Stats.
The proposed rules affect Chapters Opt 3, 4, and 7, relating to the examination on the treatment and management of ocular disease. A related emergency rule, EmR1906, affecting the same Administrative Code provisions contained in this proposed rule and relating to the same purpose has been published and is in effect.
Statement of Scope
The scope statement for this rule, SS 010-19, was approved by the Governor on February 22, 2019, published in Register No. 759A3, on March 18, 2019, and, after consideration of the public comments, approved by the Optometry Examining Board following a preliminary public hearing, as directed per s. 227.136 (1), Stats., on February 7, 2019.
Agency Procedure for Promulgation
A public hearing is required and will be held at 9:00 am on May 30, 2019.
Agency Organizational Unit Primarily Responsible for Promulgating Rule
Optometry Examining Board
Agency Contact Person
Helen Leong, Administrative Rules Coordinator, Department of Safety and Professional Services, (608) 266-0797, or email at DSPSAdminRules@wisconsin.gov.
Optometry Examining Board (Opt)