Public Health and Welfare Hears HB2611

The Senate Public Health and Welfare Committee held a hearing on House Bill 2611 today, a bill that would amend the long-standing “50% Rule” regarding the amount of time an owner dentist must be in a satellite practice during its time of operation. ┬áThe bill would amend that nearly...

Fluoride Bill Fails

  A bill that would have required fluoridated communities to put a warning in the water bills falsely stating that water fluoridation lowers IQ in children was tabled by a 10-2 vote in the House Health and Human Services Committee today, effectively killing the measure. The committee heard testimony...

KDA Testifies Against HB2372

Opponents to House Bill 2372 testified in the House Health and Human Services Committee Wednesday afternoon.  The bill would mandate that communities which fluoridate their water supplies, provide false information, specifically a warning indicating that water fluoridation decreases the IQ in children, to...

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