2007 Regular Session

HOUSE BILL 315

File Code: Health Occupations Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 118
Sponsored By:
Delegates Goldwater, Benson, Eckardt, Lee, Montgomery, Nathan-Pulliam, and Pendergrass
Entitled:
State Board of Nursing - Licensing, Certification, and Reinstatement Requirements

Synopsis:

Altering supervision provisions concerning the authority of unlicensed individuals performing specified acts of registered nursing and licensed practical nursing; requiring the State Board of Nursing to begin a process of requiring criminal history records checks as a condition of licensure reinstatement and certificate reinstatement; altering specified grounds for revoking temporary licenses or temporary certificates if a criminal history records check reveals specified information; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

House Action
1/31
First Reading Health and Government Operations
Hearing 2/7 at 1:00 p.m.
2/20
Favorable with Amendments Report by Health and Government Operations
2/21
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
2/23
Third Reading Passed (134-0)
4/1
Returned Passed
Senate Action
2/26
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
4/5
Favorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs
4/1
Favorable Report Adopted
Second Reading Passed
4/2
Third Reading Passed (47-0)
Action after passage in House and Senate
5/17
Approved by the Governor
- Chapter 598

Sponsored by:

Delegate Marilyn R. Goldwater, District 16
Delegate Joanne C. Benson, District 24
Delegate Adelaide C. Eckardt, District 37
Delegate Susan C. Lee, District 16
Delegate Karen S. Montgomery, District 14
Delegate Shirley Nathan-Pulliam, District 10
Delegate Shane E. Pendergrass, District 13

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Criminal Background Investigations
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Nurses
Nursing Assistants

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health Occupations
( 8-102 , 8-312 , 8-313 , 8-315 , 8-319 , 8-6A-02 , 8-6A-08 , 8-6A-10 , 8-705 )

Documents:

Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled, Chapter
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
House
Number: 456484/01     Offered on: February 21, 2007   at: 10:18 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
House
February 23, 2007: Third Reading Passed (134-0)
Senate
April 2, 2007: Third Reading Passed (47-0)