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Dental Practice Act And Dental Hygiene

Concerning the authority of the Colorado dental board to promulgate rules based on clarifications to existing laws that relate to collaborative dental agreements.
2017 Regular Session
Public Health
State Government
Bill Summary

The bill clarifies that the Colorado dental board may promulgate rules for the use of lasers for dental and dental hygiene purposes within the defined scopes of practice and with appropriate supervision. The bill makes clarifications as to what is considered the practice of unsupervised dental hygiene. The bill also corrects a statutory reference.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as introduced.)


Became Law


Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    03/01/2017 Signed Act PDF
    02/27/2017 Final Act PDF
    02/21/2017 Rerevised PDF
    02/17/2017 Revised PDF
    01/31/2017 Reengrossed PDF
    01/30/2017 Engrossed PDF
    01/11/2017 Introduced PDF

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