Dental Day/Board of Delegates (Topeka) – February 6, 2014

UPDATE: House Bill 2372, the anti-fluoridation bill that would require water departments warn their customers that water fluoridation lowers the IQ in children, has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 5th at 1:30 PM in the House Health and Human Services Committee. Please join us for that hearing scheduled the day before Dental Day. A block of rooms is available at the Senate Suites (See below for rate information).


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Schedule of Activities

8:30 AM      Registration

Hayden Building, Lower Level, 212 SW 8th St (8th & Van Buren)

 8:45 AM      Welcome

Dr. Jason Wagle, DDS, KDA President

                   Briefing on Dental Legislation & Dental Day Activities

 Kevin Robertson, CAE, Executive Director
John Peterson, JD, Capitol Strategies, KDA Lead Lobbyist

10:30 AM    KIND Dental Seats Initiative – KDA/Delta Dental Foundation Press Conference

Statehouse, Room TBD

 All Day       Visit with Legislators on Dental Issues


11:00 AM     House Session

Statehouse, 4th Floor Gallery – West Wing


Hayden Building, 2nd Floor, 212 SW 8th St (8th & Van Buren)

1:30 PM       Senate Committee on Public Health & Welfare

   House Committee on Health and Human Services

2:30 PM       Senate Session

Statehouse, 4th Floor Gallery – East Wing

2:30 PM       KDA Board of Delegates Meeting

Hayden Building, Lower Level, 212 SW 8th St (8th & Van Buren)

Leave for home when you have concluded with your meetings

Parking: The Senate Luxury Suites has available parking for those staying there. Two-hour visitor parking is available in the Statehouse parking garage accessed from SW 8th Street (North side of Statehouse) or you may park at the designated metered spaces around downtown Topeka and the Statehouse (bring plenty of quarters). Parking on SW Harrison Street on the West side of the Statehouse provides the most convenient access to the Senate Luxury Suites, Dillon House and the Statehouse.

Hotel Rooms: A block of rooms has been set aside at the Senate Luxury Suites, 900 SW Tyler (about 1 block west of the Statehouse), for those of you arriving in Topeka on Wednesday, February 6. The rooms are $85 (studio) and can be reserved by calling (785)233-5050/(800)488-3188 or on the internet at prior to Friday, January 31. Be sure to mention that you are with the Kansas Dental Association.