2008 Regular Session


File Code: Health Occupations Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 1280
Sponsored By:
Senators Middleton, Astle, Colburn, Conway, Currie, DeGrange, Della, Dyson, Edwards, Forehand, Garagiola, Glassman, Jones, Kasemeyer, Kelley, King, Klausmeier, Kramer, Madaleno, McFadden, Muse, Peters, Pinsky, Pugh, Raskin, Robey, Rosapepe, Simonaire, Harrington, and Lenett
Public Health Dental Hygiene Act


Altering the authorization of a general license to practice dental hygiene to include the application of sealants or fluoride agents under general supervision in specified facilities; providing that a specified waiver is not required to practice dental hygiene under general supervision in accordance with specified provisions of law; increasing the types of facilities a general license to practice dental hygiene authorizes a dental hygienist to practice in under general supervision; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occuring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Senate Rules
Re-referred Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/5 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Senate Concur - House Amendment
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Passed Enrolled
House Action
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 3/26 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed with Amendments (137-0)
Action after passage in Senate and House
Vetoed by the Governor (Duplicative)

Sponsored by:

Senator Thomas M. Middleton, District 28
Senator John C. Astle, District 30
Senator Richard F. Colburn, District 37
Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Ulysses Currie, District 25
Senator James E. DeGrange, Sr., District 32
Senator George W. Della, Jr., District 46
Senator Roy P. Dyson, District 29
Senator George C. Edwards, District 1
Senator Jennie M. Forehand, District 17
Senator Rob Garagiola, District 15
Senator Barry Glassman, District 35
Senator David C. Harrington, District 47
Senator Verna L. Jones, District 44
Senator Edward J. Kasemeyer, District 12
Senator Delores G. Kelley, District 10
Senator Nancy J. King, District 39
Senator Katherine Klausmeier, District 8
Senator Rona E. Kramer, District 14
Senator Mike Lenett, District 19
Senator Richard S. Madaleno, Jr., District 18
Senator Nathaniel J. McFadden, District 45
Senator C. Anthony Muse, District 26
Senator Douglas J. J. Peters, District 23
Senator Paul G. Pinsky, District 22
Senator Catherine E. Pugh, District 40
Senator Jamie Raskin, District 20
Senator James N. Robey, District 13
Senator Jim Rosapepe, District 21
Senator Bryan W. Simonaire, District 31

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Community Facilities and Services
Dental Hygienists
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Juvenile Facilities
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers` Licenses
Public Employees -see also- State Employees
Public Schools

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health Occupations
( 4-101 , 4-308 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 704038/01     Offered on: March 19, 2008   at: 12:35 p.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 886381/01     Offered on: April 1, 2008   at: 11:32 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 21, 2008: Third Reading Passed (47-0)
March 30, 2008: Third Reading Passed (47-0)
March 27, 2008: Third Reading Passed (137-0)