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CS/SB 1296: Nursing Programs

GENERAL BILL by Health Policy ; Brodeur

Nursing Programs; Defining the terms “average graduate passage rate” and “test takers”; revising requirements for an annual report submitted by approved nursing programs; revising specified information that the Board of Nursing must publish on its website; revising graduate passage rate requirements for approved nursing programs; requiring nursing programs to provide specified information to students who fail to pass a certain examination on their first attempt; prohibiting the board from considering average graduate passage rates from the 2020 and 2021 calendar years when making certain determinations; providing for retroactive applicability, etc.

Effective Date: 7/1/2021
Last Action: 4/30/2021 Senate - Died in Education
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
Senate Committee References:
  1. Health Policy (HP)
  2. Education (ED)
  3. Rules (RC)

Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/15/2021 Senate • Filed
2/24/2021 Senate • Referred to Health Policy; Education; Rules -SJ 130
3/2/2021 Senate • Introduced -SJ 130
3/26/2021 Senate • On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/31/21, 8:00 am, 412 Knott Building
3/31/2021 Senate • CS by Health Policy; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 342
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
4/1/2021 Senate • CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 351
4/2/2021 Senate • Now in Education
4/30/2021 Senate • Died in Education