Kansas Bioptic Laws

Bioptics are permitted for driving and to pass the licensure test.

  • Visual Acuity: 20/20 - 20/50 in the better eye, with or without corrective lenses. 20/50 - 20/100 drive test required. 20/100 - 20/400 must be approved by Driver Review. 20/400 or worse must be approved by MAB or Director.
  • Visual Field: Less than 110 degress requires test drive.
  • Monocular driver: less than 55 degrees requires test drive.
  • For Bioptic Users: vision form required; annual report required; drive test based on acuity through carrier lenses. Doctor must certify that applicant is safe enough to attempt drive test.

Last Reviewed July 2009