Florida Senate - 2019 SB 686 By Senator Brandes 24-01156-19 2019686__ 1 A bill to be entitled 2 An act relating to fees; amending s. 466.0225, F.S.; 3 revising the licensure requirements for dental 4 therapists to include application and examination 5 fees; providing a contingent effective date. 6 7 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Florida: 8 9 Section 1. Subsection (1) of section 466.0225, Florida 10 Statutes, as created by SB ____, is amended to read: 11 466.0225 Examination of dental therapists; licensing.— 12 (1) Any person desiring to be licensed as a dental 13 therapist must apply to the department to take the licensure 14 examinations and shall verify the information required on the 15 application by oath. The application must include two recent 16 photographs of the applicant. There shall be a nonrefundable 17 application fee set by the board not to exceed $100 and an 18 examination fee set by the board not to exceed $225. The 19 examination fee may be refunded if the applicant is found 20 ineligible to take the examinations. 21 Section 2. This act shall take effect on the same date that 22 SB ____ or similar legislation takes effect, if such legislation 23 is adopted in the same legislative session or an extension 24 thereof and becomes a law.