Michigan Bioptic Laws

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

  • Visual Acuity: 20/40 in the better eye, with or without corrective lenses.  
  • 20/70 in the better eye with restrictions (daylight only).  
  • 20/60 if progressive abrnormalities or diseases of the eye.
  • Visual Field: Binocular field of vision 140 degrees.
  • Binocular field of vision between 90 and 140 degrees with restricitions.
  • Bioptic telescopes are permitted to meet visual acuity standards.
  • Certification of the driver training is required.

Last Reviewed July 2009