Dental Health Care Laws, Rules, and Policies

Dental Health Care: Rules and Law

The text of our governing statute is available here.
The text of our rules is available at the official site of the New Mexico Administrative Code (NMAC).



Proposed Rules:

16.5.1- General Provisions
16.5.4- Emergency Licensure and Certification Provisions
16.5.6- Dentists, Licensure by Examination
16.5.8- Dentists, Licensure by Credentials
16.5.9- Non-Dentist Owners
16.5.15- Dentists, Anesthesia- Sedation Administration
16.5.17- Dentists and Dental Hygienists, Collaborative Practice
16.5.19 Dental Hygienists, Licensure by Examination
16.5.20- Dental Hygienists, Licensure by Credentials
16.5.28- Dental Hygienists, Local Anestesia Certification
16.5.33- Dental Assistants, Requirements for Certification
16.5.39- Dental Assistants, Practice and Supervision
16.5.42- Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary, Requirements for Certification
16.5.61- Dental Therapists, Licensure and Certification
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