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234 CMR Regulations

The Board of Registration in Dentistry's (BORID) regulations are divided into nine sections. The following information provides you an overview of each section and important facts to know, as well as some commonly asked questions related to the section with BORID's response to the questions. Regulations as of October 10, 2014.


Section 2: Purpose, Authority, and Definitions

Section 3: Open (no content)

Section 4: Licensure and License Renewal Applications

Section 5: Requirements for the Practice of Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, and Dental Assisting

Section 6: Administration of Anesthesia and Sedation 

Section 7: Mobile and Portable Dentistry

Section 8: Continuing Education

Section 9: Investigation of Complaints, Diposition of Complaints, and Grounds for Discipline

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