Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Mandate 1201

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Autonomous practice for nurse practitioners
Purpose of legislation
Change of requirement for clinical practice from 5 to 2 years for autonomous practice
Legislation mandating a change Chap 1 (2021)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 90 - 30 : Regulations Governing the Licensure of Advanced Practice Registered Nurses
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5799: Conforming to 2021 legislation
Latest Stage: Final
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