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Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dental Hygiene [18 VAC 60 ‑ 25]
Protocols for remote supervision of VDH and DBHDS dental hygienists
Action 5323 / Stage 9176
Final Stage  
red ball Final Text 4/20/2021  11:39 am  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/20/2020    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 3/29/2021   

Changes to Text No changes have been made to the text since the proposed stage was last published in the Register.
DPB Review
Submitted on 12/20/2020
Review Completed: 1/7/2021
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 1/11/2021
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 3/29/2021
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 3/29/2021
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 4/26/2021    Volume: 37  Issue: 18
Comment Period Ended 5/26/2021
Effective Date 5/25/2021
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jamie Sacksteder  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Telephone: (804)367-4581    FAX: (804)698-4266    TDD: ()-
This person is the primary contact for this board.


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Action 5323:
Protocols for remote supervision of VDH and DBHDS dental hygienists
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
Emergency/NOIRA   (8672) Stage complete. Emergency regulation superseded by final permanent regulation.
Proposed   (8854) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/13/2020.
Final   (9176) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 05/25/2021.
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