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Newfoundland and Labrador
Regulation 2016


NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR REGULATION 68/16

NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
REGULATION 68/16

Dental Regulations (Amendment)
under the
Dental Act, 2008

(Filed October 19, 2016)

Under the authority of section 11 of the Dental Act, 2008, the Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Board, with the approval of the Minister of Health and Community Services, makes the following regulations.

Dated at St. John’s, October 19, 2016.

Dr. Harry Simms
Chairperson, Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Board

Dr. John Haggie
Minister of Health and Community Services

REGULATIONS

Analysis


        1.   S.5 R&S
Specialists

        2.   S.6 Amdt.
Qualifications of specialists


CNLR 1103/96
as amended

        1. Section 5 of the Dental Regulations is repealed and the following substituted:

Specialists

        5. The class of specialists set out in Column 1 of the following Table opposite the name of the branch of dentistry set out in Column 2 of the Table is the class of specialists in that branch of dentistry:

TABLE

 

COLUMN 1

COLUMN 2

ITEM

Class of Specialists

Branch of Dentistry

1.

oral and maxillofacial surgeons

oral and maxillofacial surgery

2.

orthodontists

orthodontics

3.

paedodontists

paedodontics

4.

periodontists

periodontics

5.

public health dentists

dental public health

6.

endodontists

endodontics

7.

oral pathologists

oral pathology

8.

oral radiologists

oral radiology

9.

prosthodontists

prosthodontics

10.

oral medicine doctors

oral medicine

11.

oral medicine and oral pathologists

oral medicine and oral pathology

 

        2. Section 6 of the regulations is amended by deleting the semicolon at the end of subparagraph (1)(d)(ix) and substituting a comma, and by adding immediately after subparagraph (1)(d)(ix) the following:

                     (x)  oral medicine, successful completion of 36 consecutive months of full-time instruction in an oral medicine program, approved by the board,

                    (xi)  oral medicine and oral pathology, successful completion of 48 months of full-time instruction in an oral medicine and oral pathology program, approved by the board;