Dental Practice Act & TSBDE Rules

Dental Practice Act

The Dental Practice Act is found in Chapters 251 through 267 of the Texas Occupations Code.

Click here for the 2018 pdf version of the  Dental Practice Act and other statutes regulating the practice of dentistry.

Policy Questions and Discussions

If you have questions on behalf of your organization regarding rule proposals, please email a brief explanation of your question or concern to  We will be in contact with you for discussion.


You can view individual chapters of the TSBDE Rules and Regulations in the Texas Register. You can click through each chapter and subchapter to find the most recent versions of the rules as published in the Texas Register.

Click the link for a pdf version of the TSBDE Rules and Regulations.