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11. Section 1557 Age Discrimination

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Section 1557 prohibits a covered dental practice from discriminating against an individual based on his or her age, or the age of someone with whom the individual has a relationship or association.

In general, a covered dental practice may not use age distinctions or otherwise use individuals’ ages to exclude them, deny them benefits, or otherwise discriminate against them, or deny or ...