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Financial Responsibility For Dental Hygienists

Concerning the Colorado dental board's authority to promulgate rules implementing financial responsibility requirements for dental care providers.
2016 Regular Session
Health Care & Health Insurance
Bill Summary

The act extends the authority of the board of dentistry by rule to allow for lesser financial responsibility standards for dental hygienists who perform dental services as employees of the United States government; render limited, or occasional, or no dental services; perform less than full-time active dental services because of administrative or other nonclinical duties or partial or complete retirement; or provide uncompensated dental care to patients but do not otherwise provide any compensated dental care to patients.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


Became Law


Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    04/21/2016 Signed Act PDF
    04/15/2016 Final Act PDF
    04/06/2016 Rerevised PDF
    04/05/2016 Revised PDF
    03/29/2016 Reengrossed PDF
    03/28/2016 Engrossed PDF
    03/02/2016 Introduced PDF

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details