Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Nursing
chapter
Regulations of the Board of Nursing [Repealed] [18 VAC 90 ‑ 20]
Action:
Licensure by endorsement; clinical experience
 
General Information
Action Summary The Board has amended regulations for the licensure of registered nurses and licensed practical nurses to allow applicants who graduated from approved nursing education programs that did not have the requisite number of clinical hours to be licensed by endorsement provided the applicant holds a current, unrestricted license in another U. S. jurisdiction and can provide evidence of at least 960 hours of clinical practice.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [001806]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5078 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/31/2009.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address: jay.douglas@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.