ORS 683.260¹
Persons ineligible for membership on board

(1) No person is eligible to membership on the Oregon Board of Optometry who is a stockholder in, or owner of, or a member of the faculty of or of the board of trustees of any school of optometry. The person appointed to represent health consumers and any person in the immediate family of the person shall not have any direct or indirect relationships to health care professionals, to the health care industry or to the ophthalmic optical industry.

(2) No member of the board shall be financially interested in any purchase or contract in which the board is interested. No member of the board shall be financially interested in the sale of any property or optical supplies to any prospective candidate for examination before the board. [Amended by 1981 c.203 §2; 1983 c.243 §1]

Chapter 683

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Constitu­tionality of pro­hi­bi­­tions of advertising, (1976) Vol 37, p 1375; Practice of optometry under sublease between optometrist and lay corpora­tion operating optical dispensary, (1982) Vol. 43, p 119

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 683—Optometrists; Opticians, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors683.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 683, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­683ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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