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SB 1040: Practice of Dentistry

GENERAL BILL by Bogdanoff ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Oelrich ; Altman

Practice of Dentistry; Revising the eligibility requirements for taking the examinations required to practice dentistry if the applicant is a graduate of a certain dental college or school; revising the eligibility requirements for taking the examinations required to practice dental hygiene; revising the licensing requirements to practice as a dental hygienist; authorizing dental hygienists to administer certain local anesthesia under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist if certain educational requirements are met; requiring dental hygienists to maintain current certification in basic or advanced cardiopulmonary resuscitation or advanced cardiac life support with recertification every 2 years, etc.

Effective Date: 3/23/2012
Last Action: 3/25/2012 - Chapter No. 2012-14
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Health Regulation (HR)
  2. Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations (BHA)
  3. Budget (BC)



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
11/21/2011 Senate • Filed
12/8/2011 Senate • Referred to Health Regulation; Budget -SJ 85
1/10/2012 Senate • Introduced -SJ 85
1/13/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Regulation, 01/19/12, 10:15 am, 412 Knott Building
1/19/2012 Senate • Favorable by Health Regulation; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 252
• Now in Budget -SJ 252
1/20/2012 Senate • Subreferred to Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations -SJ 268
• Now in Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations
1/26/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations, 01/31/12, 8:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building --Meeting cancelled
1/27/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations, 02/01/12, 10:15 am, 110 Senate Office Building
2/1/2012 Senate • Favorable by Budget Subcommittee on Health and Human Services Appropriations; YEAS 6 NAYS 1 -SJ 314
• Now in Budget -SJ 314
2/16/2012 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Budget, 02/21/12, 3:45 pm, 412 Knott Building
2/21/2012 Senate • Favorable by- Budget; YEAS 20 NAYS 0 -SJ 671
2/22/2012 Senate • Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 671
2/28/2012 Senate • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/01/12
3/1/2012 Senate • Read 2nd time -SJ 734
• Amendment(s) adopted (719830) -SJ 734
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 736
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/2/2012 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 773
• Amendment(s) adopted (857106) -SJ 773
• Passed as amended; YEAS 33 NAYS 7 -SJ 773
3/2/2012 House • In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 1061
• Received -HJ 1061
3/5/2012 House • Substituted for CS/HB 1313 -HJ 1082
• Read 2nd time -HJ 1082
• Read 3rd time -HJ 1083
• Passed; YEAS 115 NAYS 0 -HJ 1083
3/5/2012 Senate • Ordered enrolled -SJ 870
3/8/2012 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -SJ 1134
3/23/2012 • Approved by Governor
3/25/2012 • Chapter No. 2012-14