WY SF0055 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Engrossed on January 22 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-02-19 - postponed indefinitely
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to optometry; amending optometrists' scope of practice; prohibiting an optometrist from performing specified procedures; amending optometrists' prescription and pharmaceutical drug prescribing authority; directing the application of optometry-related fines and penalties; directing the board of examiners in optometry to determine licensure and continuing education requirements as specified; amending membership on the board of examiners in optometry; repealing provisions that define unlawful conduct; repealing obsolete provisions related to volunteer licensing; authorizing rulemaking; defining terms; removing obsolete language; making conforming amendments; and providing for effective dates.

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Optometrists practice act amendments.


Roll Calls

2019-02-19 - House - Recall from Committee failed Pursuant to HR 5-6 30-29-1-0-0 (Y: 30 N: 29 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-02-12 - House - H10 - Labor:Do Pass Failed 4-5-0-0-0 (Y: 4 N: 5 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [FAIL]
2019-01-22 - Senate - 3rd Reading:Passed 22-7-1-0-0 (Y: 22 N: 7 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2019-01-16 - Senate - S10 - Labor:Recommend Amend and Do Pass 4-1-0-0-0 (Y: 4 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2019-02-19Housepostponed indefinitely
2019-02-19 Recall from Committee failed Pursuant to HR 5-6 30-29-1-0-0
2019-02-12HouseH10 - Labor:Do Pass Failed 4-5-0-0-0
2019-02-01HouseIntroduced and Referred to H10 - Labor
2019-01-23HouseReceived for Introduction
2019-01-22Senate3rd Reading:Passed 22-7-1-0-0
2019-01-18Senate2nd Reading:Passed
2019-01-16SenatePlaced on General File
2019-01-16SenateS10 - Labor:Recommend Amend and Do Pass 4-1-0-0-0
2019-01-10SenateIntroduced and Referred to S10 - Labor
2019-01-08SenateReceived for Introduction
2019-01-03 Bill Number Assigned

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