SC H4404 | 2019-2020 | 123rd General Assembly


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 12-0)
Status: Introduced on April 4 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-04-04 - Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works
Pending: House Education and Public Works Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]


Authorize The Development And Implementation Of Veteran Associate Of Science In Nursing Degree Programs And Veteran Bachelor Of Science In Nursing Degree Programs To Enable Military Veterans With Relevant Military Training And Experience To Expedite The Transition From Military Life To A Professional Career In Nursing, To Provide Necessary Definitions, To Require A Collaborative Effort By The Commission On Higher Education, State Board Of Nursing, Board For Technical And Comprehensive Education, And Division Of Veterans' Affairs To Identify Gaps Between Relevant Military Education And Training And Academic Requirements For Undergraduate Nursing Education Programs And Degrees Approved By The State Board Of Nursing And Licensure By The Board, And To Approve Curriculum To Enable Military Veterans To Apply Such Education And Training Toward Requirements For An Associate's Degree In Nursing Or A Bachelor's Degree In Nursing And Licensure As A Licensed Practical Nurse Or Registered Nurse, Among Other Things.

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Veterans Nursing Degree Opportunity Act



2019-04-04HouseReferred to Committee on Education and Public Works
2019-04-04HouseIntroduced and read first time

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