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Law Number

NMIAC 140-50.1-410(c)

Summary Title

License Reciprocity: Temporary Permit for Dentist, Dental Hygienist, or Dental Nurse


A dentist, dental hygienist, dental nurse, or other practitioner who is licensed in another jurisdiction, and whose services are requested by the government to assist a locally licensed dentist or physician can obtain a temporary permit to practice for up to three months in the Northern Mariana Islands.

Full Title

Dentistry Regulations: Practice Without License Prohibited; Exemptions

Full Text

(c) Dentists, dental hygienists, dental nurses, and other providers of medical services who are called into the Commonwealth by the Commonwealth government to provide such services in consultation with or in assistance to a dentist or physician licensed in the CNMI, and who are duly licensed and legally qualified to practice in another jurisdiction, may be granted a temporary permit to practice not exceeding three months after the date of issuance and may be renewed by the Board for good cause.