Title 43, Chapter 11, Section 80
(a) A dental assistant is one, other than a licensed dentist or
licensed dental hygienist, who is employed to assist a licensed
dentist by performing those acts, services, practices, and
procedures as may be prescribed by rule or regulation of the board.
(b) After meeting such additional education and training
requirements as the board may require by rule or regulation, a
dental assistant may perform such other acts, practices, services,
or procedures, under the direct supervision of a licensed dentist,
which the board may prescribe by rule or regulation.