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Medical Device Tax Is Permanently Repealed

Congress Approves Sweeping End of Year Legislation

Before adjourning for the holidays, Congress moved swiftly to pass a broad package totaling $1.4 trillion in new spending that includes eight appropriations measures, comprises numerous other bills related to health care, retirement, pharmaceuticals, tax policy, among other things. House lawmakers December 17th voted 297-120 in favor of a measure (H.R. 1865). The Senate approved the bill today, December 19th by a vote of 71-23. President Trump is expected to sign the bill into law on Friday, December 20th.

Dental Trade Alliance Announces Newly Elected Board Members
Dave Steck, VP and GM, Henry Schein Dental North America Named Board Chair

WASHINGTON, DC / December 4, 2019 - The Dental Trade Alliance (DTA) proudly announces New Board Chair, Second Vice-Chair, and Directors-at-Large, elected during the alliance’s annual meeting on November 6, 2019:

Board Chair Dave Steck

Medical Device User Fee Amendments (MDUFA)

On The Go? We've Got You Covered

DTA's Legislative Representative, Patrick Cooney, brings your monthly Legislative Update to life in this ten-minute podcast. Click here to listen.


Dear Friends and Colleagues:

I am writing to let you know that I have informed the DTA Board of Directors of my intent to retire from my position as President and CEO.