Action for Dental Health Act
Action for Dental Health is the ADA's nationwide, community-based campaign aimed at ending the dental health crisis in America. As part of that effort, the ADA is working with federal agencies, dental societies, and others to implement the Action for Dental Health Act of 2018. These efforts will help break down barriers to essential oral health care for the vulnerable and underserved.
- August 9, 2018—Coalition letter (PDF) urging Senate leaders to schedule a floor vote on S. 3016, the Action for Dental Health Act of 2018.
- November 20, 2017—Letters (PDF) urging House leaders to schedule a floor vote on H.R. 2422, the Action for Dental Health Act of 2017.
- May 17, 2017—Testimony (PDF) to a House Energy and Commerce panel on how H.R. 2422, the Action for Dental Health Act of 2017, will enhance ongoing efforts to reduce the barriers to oral health care facing many Americans.
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Prepared by: Division of Government and Public Affairs
Last Updated: December 11, 2018