§9-4C-3. Dentist provider medicaid enhancement board.
There is hereby continued the dentist provider medicaid
enhancement board to consist of five members. In order to carry
out the purposes of this article, the dentist provider medicaid
enhancement board shall represent dentist providers. The board
shall consist of three dentists, one lay person and the secretary,
or his or her designee, who shall serve as an ex officio, nonvoting
member. The governor shall select the dentist members from six
recommendations submitted to the governor by the state dental
association and the lay board member at his or her discretion. The
state dental association shall submit all recommendations to the
governor within five days of the effective date of this article.
The governor shall make all appointments within fifteen days of
receipt of all recommendations. After the initial appointment of
the board, any appointment to fill a vacancy shall be for the
unexpired term only, shall be made in the same manner as the
initial appointment, and the terms of all members shall expire on
the first day of July, one thousand nine hundred ninety-six.