Initiative Act amending dental law. Requires dentist, here after appointed member of Board of Dental Examiners, have degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery or Dental Medicine, and some other degree from recognized institution; limits member to one four-year term in six years; as exception to present requirements, declares any applicant of good moral character, with five years practice, and examined and licensed by any state dental board, shall receive license without examination upon paying twenty-five dollars; forbids administering anesthetic, in practicing dentistry, except when adult third person present; declares advertising or charging low fees not unprofessional conduct.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 200475; A: 38.9; N: 314713; B: 61.1
Guy S. Millberry, D.D.S., Dean, College of Dentistry, University of California
DENTISTRY California Proposition 21 (1918).