Kansas Administrative Regulations

Regulation Number:92-52-1
Agency Title: KANSAS DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE
Article Title: Motor Vehicle Drivers' Licenses
Tax Type:Vehicles
Brief Description:Vision standards for drivers.
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92-52-1 Vision standards for drivers. Each driver's license examiner shall use the following vision standards for driver's license applicants:
(a) Each applicant testing 20/40 or better in at least one eye with or without corrective lens at the examination station shall meet the vision requirements. The driver's license examiner shall give each applicant failing to meet this test a vision form and refer the applicant to a vision specialist of the applicant's choice.
(b) Each applicant who has received a vision report from a vision specialist shall have 20/60 or better vision in at least one eye with or without corrective lens as determined by the vision specialist to be eligible to be issued a driver's license.
(c) The driver's license examiner shall require each individual with a reading of 20/60 in at least one eye with or without corrective lens to submit to a driver's test.
(d) Any applicant failing to meet any of the above standards may request an administrative review by the director of vehicles. (Authorized by and implementing K.S.A. 8-234b; effective Jan. 1, 1966; amended, E-71-9, Jan. 1, 1971; amended Jan. 1, 1972; amended May 1, 1979; amended, E-82-26, Dec. 16, 1981; amended May 1, 1982; amended May 1, 1987; effective, amended May 1, 1988.)