An Act To Restrict the Use of Mercury in Dental Fillings in State-funded Dental Procedures
Sec. 1. 32 MRSA §18394 is enacted to read:
§ 18394. State-funded mercury amalgam fillings prohibited
Beginning January 1, 2020, a dentist or a dental office may not place a mercury amalgam filling in a tooth as part of a procedure that is covered by any dental care program funded or partially funded by the State.
This bill prohibits the use of mercury amalgam fillings as part of a procedure covered by any dental care program funded or partially funded by the State.