In accordance with the Appropriations Act, section 167, the Board of Nurse Examiners submits the following plan for review of their rules.
Beginning in March-April 1998, agency will review Chapters 213, Practice and Procedure, and 217, Licensure and Practice.
Beginning in April 1998, agency will review Chapter 215, Nurse Education.
Beginning in September 1998, agency will review Chapters 19, Advanced practice Nursing Program; 221, Advanced Practice Nurses; and 222, Advanced Practice Nurses Limited Prescriptive Authority.
Beginning in April 1999, agency will review Chapter 223, Fees.
Beginning in October 1999, agency will review Chapter 211, Bylaws.
Beginning in June 2000, agency will review chapter 218, Delegation of Selected Nursing Tasks By Registered Professional Nurses to Unlicensed Personnel.
All comments and/or questions should be directed to Kathy Thomas, Executive Director, Board of Nurse Examiners, 333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460; Austin, Texas 78701.