Agenda Items and Meeting Materials



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


Friday, May 12, 2023

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. or until completion of business



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1625 North Market Blvd.

Sacramento, California 95834

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

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Action may be taken on any item on the agenda.

  1. Call to Order / Roll Call and Establishment of a Quorum

  2. Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda

    Note: The Board 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 Sections 11125, 11125.7(a)].

  3. Board President’s Report

    1. Board Officer Elections

    2. Commemorate Departing Board Members

  4. Department of Consumer Affairs Update

    1. Executive Office

    2. Budget Office

      1. Fund condition

  5. Discussion and Possible Approval of Meeting Minutes

    1. March 17, 2023 Board Meeting

  6. Executive Officer’s Report

    1. Program Update

    2. Enforcement Program

      1. Statistical Review, Quarter 3, Fiscal Year 2022-2023

      2. Continuing Education Audit Statistics

    3. Examination and Licensing Programs

      1. Statistical Review, Quarter 3, Fiscal Year 2022-2023

    4. Regulatory Update

      1. Mobile Optometric Office

      2. Continuing Education

      3. Implementation of AB 458

      4. Optometry Disciplinary Guidelines

      5. Optician Program Omnibus Regulatory Changes

      6. Dispensing Optician Disciplinary Guidelines

      7. Requirements for Glaucoma Certification

  7. Legislation and Regulation Committee Report, and Consideration and Possible Action on Committee Recommendations

    1. AB 1028 (McKinnor) Reporting of crimes: mandated reporters.

    2. AB 1570 (Low) Optometry: certification to perform advanced procedures

    3. AB 1707 (Pacheco) Health professionals and facilities: adverse actions based on another state’s law

    4. SB 340 (Eggman) Medi-Cal: eyeglasses: Prison Industry Authority

    5. SB 457 (Menjivar) Vision care: consent by a minor

    6. SB 544 (Laird) Bagley-Keene Open Meeting Act: teleconferencing

  8. Discussion and Possible Action to Initiate a Rulemaking to Amend Title 16 California Code of Regulations Sections 1524, 1399.260, 1399.261 and 1399.263, relating to fees.

  9. Future Agenda Items


  10. Pursuant to Government Code §11126(c)(3), the Board Will Meet in Closed Session for Discussion and Deliberation on Disciplinary Matters


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 for any reason including to accommodate speakers, for convenience, 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 Board President may request on an as-needed basis to accommodate all interested speakers and the full agenda.

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 the availability of the accommodation.

Contact Person: Erica Bautista

2450 Del Paso Road, Suite 105

Sacramento, CA 95834