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 - published August 11, 2021
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. August 11, 2021
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.
» 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