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Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry [18 VAC 60 ‑ 21]
Administration of sedation and anesthesia
Action 5056 / Stage 8502
Proposed Stage  
red ball Proposed Text 9/9/2020  2:40 pm  
pdf Agency Background Document 12/26/2018    
pdf Attorney General Certification 2/25/2019    
pdf DPB Economic Impact Analysis 4/11/2019    
pdf Agency Response to EIA 4/12/2019    
red ball Governor's Review Memo 8/12/2020   

Attorney General Review Submitted to OAG: 12/26/2018
Review Completed: 2/25/2019
Result: Certified
DPB Review
Submitted on 2/25/2019
Review Completed: 4/11/2019
Secretary Review Secretary of Health and Human Resources Review Completed: 9/22/2019
Governor's Review Governor Review Completed: 8/12/2020
Result: Approved
Virginia Registrar Submitted on 8/16/2020
The Virginia Register of Regulations
Publication Date: 9/14/2020    Volume: 37  Issue: 2
Public Hearings

10/09/2020 1:00 PM    canceled

11/13/2020 9:30 AM

Comment Period Ended 11/13/2020
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 5056:
Administration of sedation and anesthesia
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage Type Status
NOIRA   (8292) Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/05/2018.
Proposed   (8502) Stage complete. Comment period ended 11/13/2020.
Final   (9177) Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/17/2021.
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