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2018 Regular Session



State Board of Dental Examiners - Ownership, Management, or Operation of a Dental Practice

Sponsored by:

Delegate West


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring a dental practice to be owned, managed, or operated by a licensed dentist; authorizing the Board to take certain action against certain applicants and licensees for accepting or tendering rebates or split fees; prohibiting a licensed dentist from raising as a defense that a duty or an obligation of the dentist was delegated or assigned to a third party; prohibiting a certain person who practices or attempts to practice dentistry without a license from aiding or abetting the unauthorized practice of dentistry; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate West
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018, July 1, 2019, July 1, 2022
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Dental Hygienists
Health, Department of
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Statutes:Article - Health - General
Article - Health Occupations
(4-101, 4-102, 4-301, 4-315, 4-601, 4-602, 4-606, 4-103, 4-321)

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February 9, 2018 9:38 A.M.