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Entries in Dental Therapist (27)

Tuesday
Feb112014

LEGISLATIVE UPDATE

Last Friday marked a pivotal point in the 60-day 2014 Legislative Session. February 7 was the last day legislators could vote policy bills out of their committee of origin. The following is an overview of the bills impacting dentistry and their status in the legislature.

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Friday
Jan242014

WSDA Legislative Testimony

The first two weeks of the legislative session have been very active for WSDA. In the House, WSDA testified on four bills in two different committees this week. Here’s a quick breakdown on the issues:

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Monday
Feb252013

2013 Legislative Session Update

The Washington State Legislature is nearly two months into its 105-day session. This session has been a very active one for organized dentistry. WSDA has been tracking more than 30 bills related to dental workforce, loan repayment, dental access, dental insurance, licensure, and several other issues. The 2013 legislative session is scheduled to end in late April. 

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Friday
Feb152013

WSDA's Oral Health Fact of the Day Part 2

Last week, WSDA published the first six "Oral Health Facts of the Day" that have been sent to all legislators. Attached below are facts 7-12:

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