Senate Substitute 1 for Senate Bill 101
148th General Assembly (2015 - 2016)
The General Assembly has ended, the current status is the final status.
AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 24 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO NURSING.
This Act creates a new Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (“APRN”) Committee to assist the Board of Nursing in the regulation of nursing practice consistent with the national Consensus Model for APRN regulation. Included in the Act are provisions regarding the scope of practice for APRNs and the requirement of collaborative agreements between APRNs and licensed physicians, podiatrists, or licensed Delaware health care delivery systems. This Act is one of three pieces of legislation which update Chapter 19, Title 24 during the First Session of the 148th General Assembly and is intended to amend Chapter 19 in congruence with Senate Bill 57 and House Bill 69. This Act also makes technical corrections to conform existing law to the guidelines of the Delaware Legislative Drafting Manual.
Takes effect upon being signed into law