(b) The patient must be referred to a licensed dentist after the completion of a service,
task, or procedure performed under Subsection (a).
(c) A dental hygienist may only perform delegated tasks or procedures with respect
to a patient for six months unless the patient has been examined by a dentist in compliance
with Section 262.151(a)(2).
(d) A dental hygienist may not perform any service, task, or procedure under this
section without the express authorization of a dentist.
(e) The facility under Subsection (a)(2) shall note each delegated service, task,
or procedure performed by the dental hygienist under this section in the patient's
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