The health and safety of the public and our workers is a priority for the Commonwealth and this agency. Commonwealth and Capitol Complex offices are operating with limited, remote staffing for the foreseeable future. If you need to reach us during this time, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or leave a message at 717-783-5417.
Our March 18th public meeting will be held virtually.
Please monitor our website for updates.
Regulation #16A-4617: Dental Hygiene Scope of Practice; Local Anesthesia
expands the scope of practice of dental hygienists to include the administration of local anesthesia by regional injection under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist.
|IRRC Number||2720||Proposed Regulation Received||August 18, 2008|
|Agency Name||State Board of Dentistry||PA Bulletin Publish Date||August 30, 2008|
|Regulation Status||Final-Form||Close of Public Comment||September 29, 2008|
|PA Code||49 Pa. Code Chapter 33||Final Due By||September 29, 2010|
Scott R. Schalles (SRS)
Michael J. Stephens (MJS)
Fiona E. Wilmarth (FEW)
|IRRC Comments Due||October 29, 2008|
|Final-Form Regulation Received||September 28, 2009|
|Public Meeting Date||November 05, 2009|
|Published as Final||December 12, 2009|
|IRRC Approval||November 05, 2009|
|Senate Committee Deems Regulation Approved||November 04, 2009|
|House Committee Approves the Final Regulation At First Meeting||October 07, 2009|
- Proposed Regulation
- Final Regulation
- Related Documents
In addition to comments, IRRC occasionally receives other correspondence and written materials from state agencies and the legislature regarding pending regulations. These documents can be found on this portion of our website.
|PA DENTAL ASSOC||February 23, 2009|
|DINO ANGELICI||October 22, 2008|
|LINDA SRANCE||September 30, 2008|
|DEBRA O'CONNOR||August 27, 2008|