HB 465: Dental Services
GENERAL BILL by Grant, M. ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Fernandez ; Plasencia ; Raschein ; Sirois ; Stark ; Stevenson ; Webb
Dental Services; Establishes Dental Student Loan Repayment Program to support dentists who practice in public health programs located in certain underserved areas; requires DOH to establish loan program & award funds to repay student loans; requires department to establish Donated Dental Services Program to provide comprehensive dental care to certain eligible individuals through network of volunteer dentists & other dental providers; requires department to contract with Dental Lifeline Network or its designee to implement & administer program; specifies minimum contractual responsibilities.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138)
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 59
• On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 02/20/19, 4:00 pm, Mashburn Hall
• Favorable by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -HJ 301
• Now in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee -HJ 301
• Introduced -HJ 58
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138)
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