Board of Nursing Proposed Rule Adoption and Amendments
Update! On October 15, 2020, the Rules Review Commission approved proposed Rule Adoptions and Amendments.
Petitioning for Rulemaking
Reason for Proposed Adoption: In accordance with G.S. 150B-20(a), "Each agency must establish by rule the procedure for submitting a rule-making petition to it and the procedure the agency follows in considering a rule-making petition.". In reviewing Chapter 36 Board of Nursing, it was determined the Board needs to promulgate a rule on Petitioning for Rulemaking.
Petitions for Declaratory Rulings
Reason for Proposed Adoption: In accordance with G.S. 150B-4(a), "The agency shall prescribe in its rules the procedure for requesting a declaratory ruling and the circumstances in which rulings shall or shall not be issued." In reviewing Chapter 36 Board of Nursing, it was determined the Board needs to promulgate a rule on Petitions for Declaratory Rulings.
Clinical Nurse Specialist Practice
Reason for Proposed Amendment: Amendments to this Rule include modernization of language and clarification regarding requirements for approval to practice.
Records and Reports
Reason for Proposed Amendment: Amendment to this Rule updates language regarding program completion.