Maine Revised Statutes

§18321. Board creation; declaration of policy; compensation

1. Board creation; declaration of policy.  The Board of Dental Practice, as established in Title 5, section 12004-A, subsection 10, is created within this subchapter, its sole purpose being to protect the public health and welfare. The board carries out this purpose by ensuring that the public is served by competent and honest practitioners and by establishing minimum standards of proficiency in the professions regulated by the board by testing, licensing, regulating and disciplining practitioners of those regulated professions.
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2. Compensation.   Members of the board, the Subcommittee on Denturists under section 18326 and the Subcommittee on Dental Hygienists under section 18327 are entitled to compensation according to the provisions of Title 5, chapter 379.
[ 2015, c. 429, §21 (NEW) .]
2015, c. 429, §21 (NEW).