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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Petition 59
Petition Information
Petition Title Registration for those qualified to administer sedation or anesthesia
Date Filed 6/24/2008   
Petitioner Len Futerman 
Petitioner's Request

To establish a registration process to ensure that dentists who administer sedation or anesthesia have met the qualifications established in regulation.

Agency's Plan

The Board will consider any comment and the request at its meeting on September 12, 2008.

Comment Period Ended 8/20/2008
Agency Decision Take no action    
Response Date 9/12/2008
Agency Decision Summary

The Board does not have statutory authority to establish a registration process for dentists to be authorized to use anesthesia or sedation, so the petition is denied.