PROFESSIONS, VOCATIONS, AND BUSINESSES
54-900. Purpose. Recognizing that the practice of dentistry, dental therapy, and dental hygiene is a privilege granted by the state of Idaho and is not a natural right of individuals, the purpose of this chapter is to assure the public health, safety and welfare in the state by the licensure and regulation of dentists, dental therapists, and dental hygienists.
[54-900, added 1991, ch. 147, sec. 1, p. 347; am. 2019, ch. 221, sec. 1, p. 669.]