S490 GENERAL BILL by Smith (Compare H 1469)
Dentistry [SPSC]; Defines the term "public health supervision" and
redefines the term "health access settings" to include school-based
prevention programs. Authorizes dental hygienists to perform certain
additional dental hygiene services under public health supervision.
Provides that certain tasks are remediable and delegable to dental
hygienists in certain settings. Provides a list of remediable and
delegable tasks, etc. EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2010.
10/20/09 SENATE Filed
12/09/09 SENATE Referred to Health Regulation; Education Pre-K - 12; Health
and Human Services Appropriations
03/02/10 SENATE Introduced, referred to Health Regulation; Education Pre-K -
12; Health and Human Services Appropriations -SJ 00041
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Health Regulation
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