Agenda Items and Meeting Materials

LEGISLATION AND REGULATION COMMITTEE
TELECONFERENCE MEETING AGENDA

Members of the Board

Lillian Wang, O.D., President
Jeffrey Garcia, O.D., Vice President
Eunie Linden, J.D., Secretary
Stacy Hancock, Optician
Glenn Kawaguchi, O.D.
Mark Morodomi, J.D., Public Member
Joseph Pruitt, O.D.
Jonathon M. Ross, O.D.
Sandra D. Sims, J.D., Public Member
Donald Yoo, J.D., Public Member
Vacant Governor Appointee, Public Member
Gregory Pruden, Executive Officer

MEMBERS OF THE COMMITTEE

Mark Morodomi, J.D., Chair
Jeffrey Garcia, O.D.
Eunie Linden, J.D.
Donald Yoo, J.D.

LEGISLATION AND REGULATION COMMITTEE
TELECONFERENCE MEETING AGENDA

Friday, April 21, 2023
Time: 9:00 a.m. to close of business

PUBLIC WEBEX MEETING
To access the Webex event attendees will need to click the following link and enter their first name, last name, email, and the event password listed below:

https://dca-meetings.webex.com/dca- meetings/j.php?MTID=m7c9679a736de1bb6bc41ecb658021631

If joining using the link above
Webinar number: 2493 162 2538
Webinar password: CSBO04212023

If joining by phone
+1-415-655-0001 US Toll
Access code: 249 316 22538
Passcode: 27260421

The California State Board of Optometry will hold a public meeting via the Webex platform. Pursuant to the statutory provisions of Government Code section 11133, teleconference locations are not provided.

Members of the public may, but are not obligated to, provide their names or personal information as a condition of observing or participating in the meeting. When signing into the Webex platform, participants may be asked for their name and email address. Participants who choose not to provide their names will need to provide a unique identifier such as their initials or another alternative, so that the meeting moderator can identify individuals who wish to make public comment; participants who choose not to provide their email address may utilize a fictitious email address like in the following sample format: XXXXX@mailinator.com

To avoid lack of access due to potential technical difficulties, please consider submitting written comments via email prior to the meeting: optometry@dca.ca.gov

Action may be taken on any item on the agenda.


  1. Call to Order/Roll Call/Establishment of a Quorum
  2. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda
    Note: The committee may not discuss or take action on any matter raised during this public comment section, except to decide whether to place the matter on the agenda of a future meeting. (Government Code 11125, 11125.7(a).)
  3. Discussion and Possible Approval of the February 18, 2022 Meeting Minutes
  4. Discussion and Possible Action on Adopting Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) Continuing Education Requirement.
  5. Discussion and Possible Action on Legislation
    A. AB 1028 (McKinnor) Reporting of crimes: mandated reporters.
    B. AB 1369 (Bauer-Kahan) Healing arts licensees
    C. AB 1570 (Low) Optometry: certification to perform advanced procedures
    D. AB 1707 (Pacheco) Health professionals and facilities: adverse actions based on another state’s law
    E. SB 340 (Eggman) Medi-Cal: eyeglasses: Prison Industry Authority
    F. SB 457 (Menjivar) Vision care: consent by a minor
    G. SB 544 (Laird) Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act: teleconferencing
    H. SB 819 (Eggman) Medi-Cal: certification
  6. Discussion on Federal Military Spouse Licensing Relief Act
  7. Future Agenda Items
  8. Adjournment

The mission of the California State Board of Optometry is to protect the health and safety of California consumers through licensing, registration, education, and regulation of the practice of Optometry and Opticianry.

Action may be taken on any item on the agenda. Items may be taken out of order to accommodate speakers or to maintain a quorum. Meetings of the California State Board of Optometry and its committees are open to the public except when specifically noticed otherwise in accordance with the Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act. Public comments will generally be taken on agenda items at the time the specific item is raised. Please respect time limits, which the Chairperson may request on an as-needed basis to accommodate all interested speakers and the full agenda.

Closed captioning is provided. The meeting is accessible to persons with disabilities To request disability-related accommodations, use the contact information below. Please submit your request at least five (5) business days before the meeting to help ensure availability of the accommodation.

Contact Person: Erica Bautista, Administration Analyst
2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 105
Sacramento, CA 95834
916-575-7170
Erica.Bautista@dca.ca.gov