Fluoride varnish; possession and administration by any other person, written doctor's order. (SB239)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Medical assistants; administration of fluoride varnish. Allows any person to possess and administer topical fluoride varnish pursuant to an oral or written order or a standing protocol issued by a doctor of medicine, osteopathic medicine, or dentistry. Read the Bill »


02/13/2020: In Committee


01/02/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20103323D
01/02/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/09/2020Reported from Education and Health with amendments (14-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/10/2020Constitutional reading dispensed (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/13/2020Read second time
01/13/2020Reading of amendments waived
01/13/2020Committee amendments agreed to
01/13/2020Engrossed by Senate as amended SB239E
01/13/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB239)
01/13/2020Printed as engrossed 20103323D-E
01/14/2020Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/28/2020Impact statement from DPB (SB239E)
02/13/2020Placed on Calendar
02/13/2020Read first time
02/13/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

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