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Statute CHAPTER 381 Section 20-145.

Definition of licensed optician.

A licensed optician, for the purposes of this chapter, shall be defined as follows: One having…

Statute § 1399.203.


For the purposes of the regulations contained in this Chapter, the term:

(d) “Engaging in the business of a…

Arkansas Statute Chapter 89.

Ophthalmic Dispensers.Subchapter 1. General Provisions, 17-89-101. Short title.

This chapter shall be known and cited as the "Ophthalmic Dispensing Act".

Statute A.R.S. §32-1671(3)

"Dispensing optician" means any person, except as provided in section 32- 1691, who dispenses lenses, contact lenses, frames, artificial eyes,…

Alaska Statute Sec. 08.71.240.

Definitions. In this chapter (3) “dispensing optician” means a person who, on written prescription from a licensed physician or optometrist,…