38-2616. Optometry; approved schools; requirements.

No school of optometry shall be approved by the board as an accredited school unless the school is accredited by a regional or professional accrediting organization which is recognized by the United States Department of Education.

Source:Laws 1927, c. 167, § 114, p. 488; C.S.1929, § 71-1604; R.S.1943, § 71-1,136; Laws 1965, c. 415, § 1, p. 1325; Laws 1979, LB 9, § 8; Laws 1994, LB 987, § 3; Laws 1996, LB 1044, § 440; R.S.1943, (2003), § 71-1,136; Laws 2007, LB236, § 26; Laws 2007, LB296, § 342; Laws 2007, LB463, § 889.