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HB 1721 - 2017-18
Concerning obtaining required clinical experience for licensed practical nurses who complete a nontraditional registered nurse program.
Sponsors: Cody, Haler, Muri, Goodman, Jinkins
By Request: Department of Health, Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission
Companion Bill: SB 5516
Bill History

2017 REGULAR SESSION

Jan 27
First reading, referred to Health Care & Wellness (Not Officially read and referred until adoption of Introduction report). (View Original Bill)
Feb 10
Public hearing in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 14
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
HCW - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Minority; do not pass. (Minority Report)
Feb 15
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Mar 6
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Mar 7
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 85; nays, 12; absent, 0; excused, 1. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Mar 9
First reading, referred to Health Care.
Mar 23
Public hearing and executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Health Care at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
HLTH - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Mar 27
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Apr 5
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Apr 11
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 48; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Apr 14
Speaker signed.

IN THE SENATE

Apr 17
President signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Apr 18
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
May 5
Governor signed.
Chapter 203, 2017 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 7/23/2017.
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