ORS 679.500¹
Administration of local anesthesia for certain purposes
  • rules

(1) A dentist licensed to practice dentistry in this state may administer local anesthesia to a person for the purposes of receiving permanent lip color from a licensed permanent color technician and tattoo artist or having permanent hair removal in the lip area from a licensed electrologist.

(2) Prior to administering local anesthesia for the purposes authorized under subsection (1) of this section, the dentist must:

(a) Receive a written order from a licensed permanent color technician and tattoo artist or a licensed electrologist;

(b) Obtain a current health history from and perform an oral examination of the person who will receive the anesthesia; and

(c) Establish and maintain a patient record in accordance with rules adopted by the Oregon Board of Dentistry.

(3) The Oregon Board of Dentistry shall adopt rules authorizing a dentist licensed to practice dentistry in Oregon to administer local anesthesia for the purposes of tattooing human lips or having permanent hair removal in the lip area by a licensed permanent color technician and tattoo artist or a licensed electrologist licensed under ORS 690.350 (Definitions for ORS 690.350 to 690.430) to 690.430 (Duties of advisory council). [1999 c.578 §10; 2003 c.187 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 679—Dentists, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors679.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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