10.28.16.01

.01 Definitions.

A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.

B. Terms Defined.

(1) "Contact lens" means a medical device of any material or power, including plano or zero-powered, that is placed directly on:

(a) The cornea; or

(b) The cornea and sclera.

(2) "Contact lens prescription" means "replacement contact lens prescription" as defined in Health Occupations Article, §11-404.4, Annotated Code of Maryland, and any federal statute and regulations that may supersede this Health Occupations citation.