NV SB391 | 2021 | 81st Legislature


Spectrum: Committee Bill
Status: Vetoed on June 11 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-11 - Vetoed by the Governor.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to dentistry; revising provisions relating to the State Dental Health Officer and State Public Health Dental Hygienist; requiring hospitals and issuers of Medicaid managed care plans to take certain measures to ensure access by recipients of Medicaid to teledentistry; authorizing the issuance of a permit as a dental responder to a dentist, dental hygienist or dental therapist who meets certain requirements; authorizing a dental responder to perform certain duties during a declared emergency, disaster, public health emergency or other health event; creating and prescribing the duties of the Committee on Dental Emergency Management; revising the membership of the Committee on Emergency Medical Services; requiring a public or private school or child care facility to accept a dental examination, screening or assessment provided through teledentistry for certain purposes; requiring dental hygienists and dental therapists to comply with certain requirements governing the provision of health care; imposing certain requirements relating to the provision of services through teledentistry; requiring certain providers of dental care to receive training concerning teledentistry; prescribing certain requirements relating to the electronic storage of records; deeming certain conduct by a provider of dental care to be unprofessional conduct; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Revises provisions relating to dentistry. (BDR 40-455)


Roll Calls

2021-05-21 - Assembly - Assembly Final Passage (Y: 32 N: 9 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-04-20 - Senate - Senate Final Passage (Y: 21 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-11SenateVetoed by the Governor.
2021-05-27SenateEnrolled and delivered to Governor.
2021-05-24SenateAssembly Amendment No. 754 concurred in. To enrollment.
2021-05-24SenateIn Senate.
2021-05-24AssemblyTo Senate.
2021-05-24AssemblyFrom printer. To reengrossment. Reengrossed. Second reprint.
2021-05-21AssemblyTo printer.
2021-05-21AssemblyRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved. (Yeas: 32, Nays: 9, Absent: 1.)
2021-05-21AssemblyRead third time. Amended. (Amend. No. 754.) Dispensed with reprinting.
2021-05-21AssemblyPlaced on General File.
2021-05-21AssemblyTaken from Chief Clerk's desk.
2021-05-21AssemblyPlaced on Chief Clerk's desk.
2021-05-21AssemblyTaken from General File.
2021-05-20AssemblyTaken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
2021-05-19AssemblyTaken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
2021-05-18AssemblyTaken from General File. Placed on General File for next legislative day.
2021-05-17AssemblyRead second time.
2021-05-13AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass.
2021-04-22AssemblyRead first time. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To committee.
2021-04-22AssemblyIn Assembly.
2021-04-20SenateRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved, as amended. (Yeas: 21, Nays: None.) To Assembly.
2021-04-20SenateFrom printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint.
2021-04-19SenateRead second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 268.) To printer.
2021-04-19SenatePlaced on Second Reading File.
2021-04-19SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2021-03-29SenateFrom printer. To committee.
2021-03-26SenateRead first time. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To printer.

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