The NDEB By-laws govern the operations of the organization, including the duties and responsibilities of the Board, committees, examinations, assessments, and appeal procedures. The By-laws are reviewed and revised regularly by the By-laws Committee and approved by the Board.

Pursuant to By-law 30.02, the Executive Committee has determined that Board proceedings and activities, including examinations, can be resumed (Resumption Notice). The Resumption Notice is made effective August 17, 2020. On September 15, 2020 the provisions in By-law 30.02 are revoked. Any time periods that were suspended and/or extended in By-law 30.02 will now be reinstated and calculated in accordance with provisions in these By-laws.

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Act of Parliament

The NDEB was set up by an Act of Parliament in 1952 with a mandate to establish qualifying conditions for a national standard of competence for general dentists and to issue certificates to dentists who successfully meet the standard.

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