Tex. Occ. Code Section 257.004
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Requirements


A person holding a dental or dental hygienist license must submit at the time the person applies for renewal of the license:


a written statement executed by the person stating that the person has successfully completed a current program or course in cardiopulmonary resuscitation that includes a demonstration of skills and a written evaluation; or


if the person is not physically able to comply with the requirements of Subdivision (1), a written statement describing the person’s physical incapacity executed by a licensed physician.


Repealed by Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 17, Sec. 28, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.


A dentist or dental hygienist licensed by the board who resides in a country other than the United States on the renewal date of the person’s license and has not practiced dentistry or dental hygiene in the United States during the license period preceding the renewal date is exempt from the requirements of Subsection (a) if the person submits proof of foreign residence with the person’s renewal application.
Acts 1999, 76th Leg., ch. 388, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1999. Amended by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 1249, Sec. 7, eff. Jan. 1, 2002; Acts 2003, 78th Leg., ch. 17, Sec. 16, 28, eff. Sept. 1, 2003.
Amended by:
Acts 2017, 85th Leg., R.S., Ch. 295 (S.B. 313), Sec. 16, eff. September 1, 2017.

Source: Section 257.004 — Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Requirements, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/OC/htm/OC.­257.­htm#257.­004 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

§ 257.004’s source at texas​.gov