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49 Pa. Code § 23.42. Equipment

§ 23.42. Equipment

 An office maintained for the practice of optometry shall be fully equipped for the making of a basic optometrical examination including the following:

   (1)  Keratometer.

   (2)  Ophthalmoscope and retinoscope.

   (3)  Trial case and its accessories or a phoropter.

   (4)  Visual acuity charts.

   (5)  Ophthalmic chair.

   (6)  Field testing equipment.

   (7)  Slitlamp—Biomicroscope.

   (8)  Tonometer.


   The provisions of this §  23.42 amended under section 3(a)(2.1) and (3) and (b)(9) and (14) of the Optometric Practice and Licensure Act (63 P.S. §  244.3(a)(2.1) and (3) and (b)(9) and (14)).


   The provisions of this §  23.42 adopted September 16, 1965; amended October 28, 1988, effective October 29, 1988, 18 Pa.B. 4863; amended June 3, 2005, effective June 4, 2005, 35 Pa.B. 3220. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (222968).

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