MS HB1303 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 4-1)
Status: Failed on March 2 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-03-02 - Died In Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [HTML]


An Act To Amend Section 73-15-3, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Include Advanced Practice Registered Nurses In The Statement Of Purpose Of The Mississippi Nursing Practice Law; To Amend Section 73-15-5, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Delete Certain Definitions And Revise Certain Definitions In The Nursing Practice Law Regarding Advanced Nursing Practice; To Amend Section 73-15-20, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Revise Certain Provisions Relating To The Practice Of Advanced Nursing Practice Nurses; To Provide That The Collaborative/consultative Relationship Required For Advanced Practice Registered Nurses May Be With A Nurse Practitioner Who Has At Least Three Years' Experience; To Provide That An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Shall Be Exempt From The Requirement Of Entering And Maintaining A Collaborative/consultative Relationship With A Licensed Physician, Dentist Or Nurse Practitioner After Completing 3,600 Transition To Practice Hours; To Amend Section 73-15-29, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Include Advanced Practice Registered Nurses In The Provisions Relating To Grounds For Disciplinary Actions Against Nurses; And For Related Purposes.

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Advanced practice registered nurses; revise certain provisions relating to, including collaboration requirement.


Roll Calls

2021-02-03 - House - House Passed (Y: 78 N: 38 NV: 6 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-03-02SenateDied In Committee
2021-02-16SenateReferred To Public Health and Welfare
2021-02-04HouseTransmitted To Senate
2021-01-26HouseTitle Suff Do Pass
2021-01-18HouseReferred To Public Health and Human Services

Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
731520Amended CodeSee Bill Text
731529Amended CodeSee Bill Text
73153Amended CodeSee Bill Text
73155Amended CodeSee Bill Text

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