Oral Health

Bills that are relevant to oral health research taking place at the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living can be viewed here.

Oral Health

Bill # Author Status Brief Description Past Bills (2017)
HB 1756 State Rep. Drew Springer FAILED TO PASS - did not receive committee hearing 

Enhances and elaborates on the rules governing the practice of teledentistry. Companion Bill SB 792

SB 792 State Sen. Charles Perry

FAILED TO PASS - passed committee but did not receive Senate vote

Enhances and elaborates on the rules governing the practice of teledentistry. Companion Bill HB 1756
HB 3552 State Rep. J.D. Sheffield PASSED - Signed by the Governor; effective 9/1/19 Requires public water utilities to provide 60 day notice of any reductions or termination of additional fluoride.
SB 1030 State Sen. Bob Hall FAILED TO PASS - did not receive committee hearing  Requires public posting of the amount of fluoride in public water supplies.