2013 Regular Session



State Board of Nursing - Certified Nurse-Midwives - Standards and Practice Guidelines

Sponsored by:

Senator Montgomery


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Prohibiting the State Board of Nursing from requiring certified nurse-midwives to have written documentation of consultation, collaboration, or referral with another health care practitioner as a condition of licensure; requiring certified nurse-midwives to comply with specified standards established by the American College of Nurse-Midwives or other specified organizations; and authorizing the Board, in the course of an investigation, to require a certified nurse-midwife to provide a copy of specified practice guidelines.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Montgomery and Benson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1151
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Investigations and Inquiries -see also- Crim Bckgrnd Invest
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations

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