### O-7 - Optometry Act

19.1.1. Notwithstanding section 16, an optometrist may also administer and prescribe medication to a patient for therapeutic purposes and provide eye care to the patient if the following conditions are met:
(1)  the optometrist holds the permit referred to in the second paragraph of section 19.2;
(2)  the medication or care provided is mentioned in the regulation made under the second paragraph of section 19.4;
(3)  the optometrist acts in the cases and complies with the terms and conditions provided in the regulation, where such is the case.
2000, c. 13, s. 81.