Regulations & Statutes

Below you will find both State and Federal Regulations and Statutes. 

State Regulations

  • Backflow Prevention and the Connecticut Dental Office
  • Dental Assistants Regulations & Requirements
  • Dental Hygiene Practice Act
  • Dental Practice Act
  • Expanded Function Dental Assistants
  • Infection Control in Dental Practice: COVID-19 Requirments
  • Infection Control in Dental Practice and Regulatory Response
  • Mercury Amalgam
  • Mobile Dental Providers
  • New Paid Family Leave Payroll Deduction
  • Non-Covered Services
  • Opioid Prevention
  • Patient Access to Medical Records
  • Permit to Administer Dental Anesthesia and Conscious Sedation
  • Prescription Monitoring Program
  • Sexual Harassment Training
  • Single-Use Plastic Bag Fee
  • State Inspections of Dental Facilities and X-ray Machines
  • Virtual Credit Cards Payments
  • Water Fluoridation in Connecticut

October 1, 2021 Laws Went Into Effect

On October 1, several new bills that were signed into law went into effect and may have an impact on how you do business as a small business owner. Also, included are new employment laws that went into effect in 2021. 

  • Gender Wage Discrimination
  • New Workplace Smoking Restrictions
  • Workers' Compensation
  • COVID-19 Rehiring
  • Time Off to Vote
  • Minimum Wage Increase
  • Age Inquiries in Employment Applications
  • Discrimination Based on Natural Hair
  • Employee Demographic Reporting
  • Education Assistance Programs

Federal Regulations

  • Americans with Disabilities Act
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Infection Control for Dentistry: OSHA/CDC COVID-19 Requirements
  • Infection Control Practices for Dentistry
  • OSHA Guide for Medical & Dental Offices
  • Section 1557 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
  • DEA Registration Requirement Effective June 27th