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COMDA was abolished on July 1, 2009 and its authority for the regulation of dental assistants transferred to the Dental Board of California (DBC). For information regarding dental assisting, visit the Dental Board of California’s website.

Effective July 1, 2009, the Dental Hygiene Committee of California was created. For information regarding all categories of dental hygiene licensure, visit the new web site at