§ 336.010 Defining practice of optometry — other definitions.
§ 336.020 Unlawful to practice optometry without license
§ 336.030 Persons qualified to receive certificate of registration
§ 336.040 Applications, form, contents, fees
§ 336.050 Examinations to be held — to include what.
§ 336.060 Licenses to be issued, when
§ 336.070 License to be displayed
§ 336.080 Renewal of license — requirements.
§ 336.110 Denial, revocation, or suspension of license, grounds for
§ 336.115 Injunction or restraining order issued, when — venue of action — order in …
§ 336.120 Persons exempt from operation of law
§ 336.130 Board of optometry created — members, qualifications, terms, vacancies — …
§ 336.140 Board meetings — compensation of board members — fund created, use, …
§ 336.150 Duties of board — rulemaking, procedure, generally, this chapter.
§ 336.160 Board may promulgate rules and employ personnel — fees, amount, how set.
§ 336.190 Violation of law, penalty
§ 336.210 Discrimination in recommending or requiring professional services prohibited
§ 336.220 Pharmaceuticals, certification for administering required — referral to …
§ 336.225 Advertising requirements

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 336

  • Adnexa: all structures adjacent to the eye and the conjunctiva, lids, lashes, and lacrimal system. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Board: the Missouri state board of optometry. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Diagnostic pharmaceutical agents: topically applied pharmaceuticals used for the purpose of conducting an examination of the eye, adnexa, and vision. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Eye: the human eye. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Incompetent: if used in a section in a context relating to actual occupational ability without reference to a court adjudication of incompetency, means the actual ability of a person to perform in that occupation. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Low vision care: the examination, treatment, and management of patients with visual impairments not treatable by conventional eyewear or contact lenses and may include a vision rehabilitation program to enhance remaining vision skills. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Pharmaceutical agents: any diagnostic and therapeutic drug or combination of drugs that assist the diagnosis, prevention, treatment, or mitigation of abnormal conditions or symptoms of the human eye, adnexa, and vision. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Therapeutic pharmaceutical agents: those pharmaceuticals, excluding injectable agents, used for the treatment of conditions or diseases of the eye, adnexa, and vision. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Vision therapy: a treatment regiment to improve a patient's diagnosed visual dysfunctions, prevent the development of visual problems, or enhance visual performance to meet the defined needs of the patient. See Missouri Laws 336.010
  • voter: is used in the laws of this state it shall mean registered voter, or legal voter. See Missouri Laws 1.035