Regulation - LGIC

College of Optometrists of Ontario

Regulation Number(s):
Instrument Type:
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Optometry Act 1991
Summary of Decision:
Made: September 17, 2020
Approved: October 1, 2020
Filed: October 8, 2020
Published on e-Laws: October 8, 2020
Printed in The Ontario Gazette: October 24, 2020
Analysis of Regulatory Impact:
No new administrative cost for business.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
July 22, 2014
Summary of Proposal:
College Introduction

Under the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991 (RHPA) and the Optometry Act, 1991, the College of Optometrists of Ontario (College) is responsible for governing the self regulating profession of optometry in Ontario.

Under these Acts, the College may make regulations on a variety of subject matters, including for a spousal exception to the sexual abuse provisions in the Regulated Health Professions Act, 1991, subject to the prior review by the Minister of Health and Lon
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Effective Date:
October 8, 2020