Dental Therapy Legislation Passes Second House Committee Unanimously

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Dental Therapy Legislation Passes Second House Committee Unanimously

Bill Includes Amendment Protecting Tribal Sovereignty

SANTA FE, NM – The House State Government, Elections, and Indian Affairs Committee passed legislation that would make it easier for New Mexicans living in rural and tribal areas to access dental care. HB 308, sponsored by Rep. Doreen Gallegos (D) and Rep. Gail Armstrong (R), passed the committee unanimously. This is the second committee that has passed the legislation unanimously. HB 308 now goes to the House floor for a full vote.