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 The Maine Dental Hygienists' Association 

Representing over 1,250 Dental Hygienists across the state of Maine
and
Providing Safe, Effective, Quality Care for Patients

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THE FILE BELOW IS THE ACTUAL LANGUAGE and SPECIFIC INTENT
​OF THE DENTAL HYGIENE THERAPIST LEGISLATION 
(LD 1230) AS APPROVED & SIGNED BY THE ME LEGISLATURE & OUR GOVERNOR


BELOW IS THE PROPOSED "RULEMAKING" EXERCISED BY THE MBDE
AS IT RELATES TO THE
DENTAL HYGIENE THERAPIST (LD1230)

Please note this "proposal" is pending public comment. 








*** ACTION ALERT***
There is still time to send in testimony in support of the Dental Hygiene Therapist Profession. It is simple, here's how:

To review the rules see *files below. Send testimony to:
 The Maine Board of Dental Examiners via fax or by e-mail 

dental.board@maine.gov or Fax: 207-287-8140
Please also send MDHA a copy; mainedha@gmail.com

DEADLINE is set for Thursday, 2/26/15
MDHA continues to support the DHT Law passed in 2014

*SEE FILES BELOW FOR MORE INFORMATION
The Maine Board of Dental Examiners will be holding a public rulemaking hearing for the proposed rule on February 13, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. The deadline for comments on the proposed rule is set for February 26, 2015. You can forward written comments to the address below, the fax number below, or by e-mail at dental.board@maine.gov. The Board will be accepting oral comments on the proposed rule at its hearing on February 13th. MBDE ask that if you plan on providing oral comments, that you please be sure to bring a paper copy of your comments for their records.


Maine Board of Dental Examiners,143 State House Station, 161 Capital Street, Augusta, Maine,04333-0143
Phone 1-207-287-3333
Fax 1-207-287-8140

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