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49 Pa. Code § 23.15.  Examination.

§ 23.15.  Examination.

 (a)  An applicant who fails one or more of the National Board Examinations is eligible for reexamination in accordance with the rules and regulations of the NBEO.

 (b)  An applicant who fails the Clinical Skills Assessment Examination is eligible for reexamination, in accordance with the rules and regulations of the NBEO.


   The provisions of this §  23.15 amended under sections 3 and 6(c)(2)(ii) of the Optometric Practice and Licensure Act (63 P.S. § §  244.3 and 244.6(c)(2)(ii)); and section 812.1 of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P.S. §  279.3a).


   The provisions of this §  23.15 adopted September 16, 1965; amended June 22, 1990, effective upon publication retroactively applicable to July 14, 1989, 20 Pa.B. 3497; amended May 31, 1991, effective June 1, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 2552. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (148340) to (148341).

Cross References

   This section cited in 49 Pa. Code §  23.27a (relating to license by endorsement under 63 Pa.C.S. §  3111).

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