Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Regulations Governing the Practice of Dental Assistants [18 VAC 60 ‑ 30]
Training in infection control
General Information
Action Summary The Board is considering specific requirements for dental assistants in infection control in dental practices.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 18 VAC 60-30 Regulations Governing the Practice of Dental Assistants Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  18 VAC 60 - 21 Regulations Governing the Practice of Dentistry Amend Existing Regulation
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project Yes  [006355]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Certification for dental assistants
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8932 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 03/31/2021.
9316 Proposed Governor's office review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Sandra Reen  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4437    FAX: (804)527-4428    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.