Dentistry, license to teach; foreign dental program graduates. (SB590)

Introduced By

Sen. Todd E. Pillion (R-Abingdon)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


License to teach dentistry; foreign dental program graduates. Allows the Board of Dentistry to grant, without examination, a faculty license to teach dentistry in an accredited dental program to a graduate of a dental school or college or the dental department of an institution of higher education in a foreign country that has been granted a certification letter from the dean or program director of an accredited dental program confirming that the applicant has clinical competency and clinical experience that meet the credentialing standards of the dental school with which the applicant is to be affiliated. The provisions of the bill expire on July 1, 2025. Read the Bill »


01/12/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee


01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100987D
01/12/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2022Impact statement from DPB (SB590)

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