Iowa Code & Rules
» Code of Iowa
View the state law that regulates the practice of dentistry, dental hygiene, and dental assisting in the state of Iowa. (Iowa Code chapters 153, 147, and 272C)
» Iowa Administrative Code 650 - Board Rules
View the Dental Board rules that regulate the practice dentistry, dental hygiene, and dental assisting in the state of Iowa.
» Jurisprudence for Dental Professionals - v. January 1, 2020
Iowa Code chapters 147, 153, 272C; and Iowa Administrative Code 650. May be used in conjunction with the jurisprudence examinations. Please note: Handwritten notes are not allowed if you intend to use this booklet during the exam.
» Rules Overview
Learn how the administrative rules process works and how to contact the Board about rules.
» Rules Docket
See the list of all rules under active consideration, or rules recently adopted or amended by the Board. Find out how to submit comments about pending rules, how to inspect the rule-making record, and where to go to attend public hearings on pending rules.
» Annual Regulatory Plan
The Iowa Dental Board annually submits a regulatory plan by August 1 listing each potential rule currently under consideration for review.
» Petition for Rule Waiver
Iowa Administrative Code 650--Chapter 7 establishes the process whereby an individual may request a waiver, in whole or in part, of the provisions of rule. Please note: Regulations established in Iowa Code are not subject to waiver, nor are some of the provisions in Iowa Administrative Code 650 as noted.
» Board Updates & Policy Statements
See a list of policy statements, Board news and other updates.
Any questions or comments regarding any of the information above should be addressed to:
Agency Rules Administrator
Iowa Dental Board
400 SW 8th Street
Des Moines, IA 50309-4687