Statutes

Statutes affecting Dental Board Licensees consist of Title 32, Chapter 11 (The Dental Practice Act) and other selective statutes outside the Dental Practice Act in Title 12, Title 13, Title 20, Title 25, Title 32 and Title 36. Below are direct links to the Board's statutes. Please follow this link for a complete document of the Board's Statutes and Rules.

Title 32 Professions and Occupations - Chapter 11 Dentistry - Article 4 Licensing and Regulation of Dental Hygienists
Description

Expanded function dental assistants; training and examination requirements; duties

Restricted permits; suspension; expiration; renewal

Licensure by credential; examinations; waiver; fee

Title 32 Professions and Occupations - Chapter 11 Dentistry - Article 5 Certification and Regulation of Denturists
Description

Practicing as denturist; denture technology; dental laboratory technician

Supervision by dentist; definitions; mouth preparation by dentist; liability; business association

Board of dental examiners; additional powers and duties

Qualifications of applicant

Application for certification; denial; suspension

Qualification for reexamination

Fees

Disposition of revenues

Denturist certification; continuing education; certificate reinstatement; certificate for each place of practice; notice of change of address or place of practice; penalties

Discipline; procedure

Injunction

Violations; classification

Title 32 Professions and Occupations - Chapter 11 Dentistry - Article 6 Dispensing of Drugs and Devices
Description

Dispensing of drugs and devices; conditions; definition

Title 32 Professions and Occupations - Chapter 11 Dentistry - Article 7 Rehabilitation
Description

Substance abuse treatment and rehabilitation program; private contract; funding; stipulation

Title 32 Professions and Occupations - Chapter 11 Dentistry - Article 8 Mobile Dental Facilities & Portable Dental Units
Description

Definitions

Mobile dental facilities; portable dental units; permits; exceptions

Permit application; fees; renewal; notification of changes