HB2962 HFAT Pack 3-29

CR 3338


Delegate Pack moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. House Bill No. 2962 -- H. B. 2962 -- A Bill to amend and reenact 30-4-8, 30-4-10, 30-4-13, 30-4-15, 30-4-16, 30-4-17, 30-4-19, 30-4-20, 30-4-22, 30-4-23, and 30-4-24 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended, all relating to the practice of dentistry; updating the requirements for a license to practice dentistry; updating the requirements for a license to practice as a dental hygienist; requiring a board authorization be present in the place of practice; making technical corrections to special volunteer dentists; requiring payment for certain examinations; permitting the formation of a professional limited liability companies; updating the complaint process; updating the criteria used when considering disciplinary action; updating the types of disciplinary sanctions; requiring providing criminal penalties; clarifying that a student enrolled in an accredited dental program may, under the supervision of a licensed dentist or dental hygienist perform certain tasks under certain conditions without necessitating a license; and making technical changes.