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Recent Regulatory News

DQAC Seeks Feedback on Proposed Infection Control Rules

DQAC is seeking feedback on proposed rule language to ​dental infection rules
The Dental Quality Assurance Commission (DQAC) is seeking feedback on proposed rule language to ​dental infection rules, WAC 246-817-601 through 660. The committee will be finalizing the proposed rule language at their next committee meeting on August 19, 2019. 

See Proposed Rules
Please send comments on the proposed rules to Jennifer Santiago at by August 15th for committee consideration.