About State Government Relations

The AOA State Government Relations Center serves the entire optometric community by providing information, guidance and advice in both the legislative and political arena.

  • Serves as both a political and legislative resource for state associations around the country.
  • Monitors state laws and regulations relating to the practice of optometry.
  • Monitors the impact of federal laws and regulations on the states state laws and regulations.
  • Maintains a database of state laws and regulations, as well as other comparative and analytical optometric legislative and regulatory databases.

For additional information or assistance, please contact Daniel Carey at DCarey@aoa.org, 800.365.2219, Ext. 1343 or Catherine Hendricks at CHendricks@aoa.org, 800.365.2219, Ext. 1017.