S1262 GENERAL BILL by Wilson
School-entry Requirements/Vision Examinations [SPSC]; Requires children
who enter public or private schools in the state to present evidence of
having received a comprehensive vision examination. Provides an
exemption. Requires the imposition of a fee on the retail sale of
nonprescription eyeglasses. Provides for the fee to be used by the
Department of Health to assist parents in paying for school-entry
comprehensive vision examinations, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2010
except as otherwise provided.
01/20/10 SENATE Filed
02/03/10 SENATE Referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Health Regulation; Finance
and Tax; Health and Human Services Appropriations; Policy &
Steering Committee on Ways and Means
03/02/10 SENATE Introduced, referred to Education Pre-K - 12; Health
Regulation; Finance and Tax; Health and Human Services
Appropriations; Policy & Steering Committee on Ways and Means
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Education Pre-K - 12
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