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Section 333.16323

PUBLIC HEALTH CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 368 of 1978


333.16323 Dentist, dental assistant, dental hygienist, dental therapist; fees; waiver; "armed forces" defined.

Sec. 16323.

  (1) Except as otherwise provided in subsection (2), fees for an individual licensed or seeking licensure to practice as a dentist, dental assistant, dental hygienist, or dental therapist under part 166 are as follows:
  
(a) Application processing fees:
(i) Dentist................................. $ 20.00
(ii) Dental assistant........................ 10.00
(iii) Dental hygienist........................ 15.00
(iv) Dental therapist........................ 15.00
(v) Health profession specialty field
license for a dentist................... 20.00
(b) Examination fees:
(i) Dental assistant's examination,
complete................................ 70.00
(ii) Dental assistant's examination,
per part................................ 35.00
(iii) Dental therapist........................ 300.00
(iv) Dentist's health profession specialty
field license examination, complete..... 300.00
(v) Dentist's health profession specialty
field license examination, per part..... 100.00
(c) License fees, per year:
(i) Dentist................................. 90.00
(ii) Dental assistant........................ 10.00
(iii) Dental hygienist........................ 20.00
(iv) Dental therapist........................ 40.00
(v) Dentist's health profession specialty
field license........................... 15.00
(d) Temporary license fees:
(i) Dentist................................. 20.00
(ii) Dental assistant........................ 5.00
(iii) Dental hygienist........................ 10.00
(iv) Dental therapist........................ 15.00
(e) Limited license fee, per year:
(i) Dentist................................. 25.00
(ii) Dental assistant........................ 5.00
(iii) Dental hygienist........................ 10.00
(iv) Dental therapist........................ 15.00
(f) Examination review fees:
(i) Dental preclinical or dentist's health
profession specialty field license...... 50.00
(ii) Dental assistant........................ 20.00
(iii) Dental therapist........................ 50.00
  (2) The department shall waive the application processing and license fees required under subsection (1) for an initial license to engage in practice as a dental assistant if the applicant for initial licensure, while on active duty as a member of the armed forces, served as a military dental specialist and was separated from service with an honorable character of service or under honorable conditions (general) character of service in the armed forces. The applicant shall provide a form DD214, DD215, or any other form that is satisfactory to the department to be eligible for the waiver of fees under this subsection. As used in this subsection, "armed forces" means the United States Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps, or Coast Guard or other military force designated by Congress as a part of the Armed Forces of the United States.


History: Add. 1993, Act 80, Eff. Apr. 1, 1994 ;-- Am. 2002, Act 643, Imd. Eff. Dec. 23, 2002 ;-- Am. 2014, Act 305, Eff. Jan. 9, 2015 ;-- Am. 2018, Act 463, Eff. Mar. 27, 2019
Popular Name: Act 368


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