SB 344

  • Hawaii Senate Bill
  • 2017 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Mar 07, 2017
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Relating To Dental Assistants.


Clarifies the allowable and prohibited practices requirements for dental assistants. Clarifies that rules shall not infringe upon, overlap with, or conflict with the duties and scope of practice for other licensed professionals. Prohibits persons from employing, directing, or ordering a dental assistant or other person to perform services or procedures within the scope of practice of dental hygiene. (SD1)

Bill Sponsors (9)



Mar 09, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Referred to HLT/IAC, CPC, referral sheet 27

  • Referral-Committee
Intrastate Commerce Consumer Protection & Commerce

Hawaii State Legislature

Pass First Reading

Mar 07, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.

Hawaii State Legislature

Received from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 133) in amended form (SD 1).

Mar 02, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Report adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).

Hawaii State Legislature

Reported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 605) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.

Hawaii State Legislature

48 Hrs. Notice 03-07-17.

Feb 24, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, Nishihara, S. Chang, Espero, Ihara; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Kidani, Ruderman.

Feb 17, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

The committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-24-17 9:30AM in conference room 229.

Jan 23, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature

Passed First Reading.

Hawaii State Legislature

Referred to CPH.

  • Referral-Committee
Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health

Jan 20, 2017

Hawaii State Legislature


Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format

Related Documents

Document Format
No related documents.


Data on Open States is updated periodically throughout the day from the official website of the Hawaii State Legislature.

If you notice any inconsistencies with these official sources, feel free to file an issue.