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Statutes > New-jersey > Title-45 > Section-45-12 > 45-12-4

45:12-4.  Rules and regulations;  seal;  records;  semiannual examinations
    The board shall conduct an investigation and ascertain the facts relating to  the practice of optometry for the purpose of determining the need for, and the  desirability of, rules to promote the safety, protection and welfare of the  public and to effectuate the purposes of this chapter and to aid the board in  the performance of its powers and duties hereunder, and the board shall  thereupon make and promulgate rules and regulations for the said purposes.  Any  member thereof may, upon being duly designated by the board, or a majority  thereof, administer oaths or take testimony concerning any matter within the  jurisdiction of the board.  The board shall adopt a seal, of which the  secretary shall have the care and custody, and all courts of this State shall  take judicial notice of said seal.  Said secretary shall keep a record of all  the proceedings of the board, which shall be open to public examination.  The  board shall hold, at least twice in each year, an examination of applicants for  registration to practice optometry if there shall be such applicants.

     Amended by L.1952, c. 255, p. 869, s. 1.