HB1566 - DENTAL HYGIENE PRACTICE - Richardson, Mark L.
HB1566 REGULATES CERTAIN GRATUITOUS SERVICES PERFORMED BY DENTAL HYGIENISTS.
Sponsor: Richardson, Mark L. (154) Effective Date: 00/00/00
CoSponsor:Treadway, Joseph L. (96) LR Number: 3506-01
Last Action: 06/28/96 - Delivered to Secretary of State
Approved HB1566
Next Hearing:Hearing not scheduled
Calendar:Bill currently not on calendar
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TRULY AGREED

HB 1566 -- DENTAL HYGIENE PRACTICE

Current law permits dental hygienists licensed in other states
to provide gratuitous services for a summer camp in Missouri for
up to 14 days a year.  This bill requires such dental hygienists
to be graduates of an accredited dental hygiene school and to
perform the gratuitous services under supervision of a dentist.


PERFECTED

HB 1566 -- DENTAL HYGIENE PRACTICE (Richardson)

Current law permits dental hygienists licensed in another state
to provide gratuitous services for a summer camp in Missouri for
up to 14 days a year.  This bill requires such dental hygienists
to be graduates of an accredited dental hygiene school and to
provide the gratuitous services under supervision of a dentist.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds.


COMMITTEE

HB 1566 -- DENTAL HYGIENE PRACTICE

SPONSOR:  Richardson

COMMITTEE ACTION:  Voted "do pass by consent" by the Committee
on Professional Registration and Licensing by a vote of 15 to 0.

Current law permits dental hygienists licensed in another state
to provide gratuitous services for a summer camp in Missouri for
up to 14 days a year.  This bill requires such dental hygienists
to be graduates of an accredited dental hygiene school and to
provide the gratuitous services under supervision of a dentist.

FISCAL NOTE:  No impact on state funds.

PROPONENTS:  Supporters say that this bill is a clean-up of a
bill that was passed last year, to make sure that these
individuals providing services have graduated from an accredited
school and are properly supervised.

Testifying for the bill were Representative Richardson; and the
Missouri Dental Hygienist Association.

OPPONENTS:  There was no opposition voiced to the committee.

Bob Dominique, Research Analyst


INTRODUCED

HB 1566 -- Dental Hygiene Practice

Co-Sponsors:  Richardson, Treadway

This bill allows dental hygienists who are licensed to practice
in another state to provide gratuitous medical services for a
not for profit entity for up to 14 days in a calendar year in
Missouri.  Such dental hygienist will not need to pay any fee or
take any examinations.


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