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Title 26 : Professions and Occupations

Chapter 047 : OPTICIANS

Subchapter 001 : GENERAL PROVISIONS

(Cite as: 26 V.S.A. § 2653)
  • § 2653. Exemptions

    Nothing in this chapter shall prohibit:

    (1) Persons, firms, corporations, or others from supplying ophthalmic materials and supplies directly to licensed physicians, licensed optometrists, or opticians;

    (2) The sales of magnifying glasses, goggles, nonprescription spectacles, sunglasses, telescopes, binoculars, or similar articles, when sold as merchandise at a regular established place of business;

    (3) Any person, firm, or corporation from employing or otherwise engaging the services of one or more opticians;

    (4) Any optician from practicing his or her occupation when the person, firm or corporation conducts his or her or its business in a permanently established place and in a manner which is in keeping with the limitations imposed upon individual opticians under this chapter;

    (5) The employment of a person who only performs mechanical work upon inert matter in an optical office, laboratory, or shop. (Added 1973, No. 174 (Adj. Sess.), § 4.)