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Press Release

For Immediate Release:
July 17, 2017

Office of The Attorney General
Christopher S. Porrino, Attorney General

Division of Consumer Affairs
Steve C. Lee, Director

For Further Information and Media Inquiries:
Lisa Coryell, (973) 504-6327

Proposed Regulation – State Board of Dentistry

NEWARK – In response to a petition for rulemaking, the State Board of Dentistry is proposing amendments to its regulations to expand the scope of practice for a licensed dental hygienist, registered dental assistant, and limited registered dental assistant in orthodontics (LRDA-O), and to modify the registration requirements for a limited registered dental assistant in orthodontics. 

The proposed regulations, and information on how to submit a comment by September 1, 2017, can be viewed here.

Follow the Division of Consumer Affairs on its website.


Last Modified: 7/17/2017 10:27 AM