S1475aaH..............................................by HEALTH AND WELFARE NURSING BOARD - Amends existing law to strike specific educational requirements for individuals appointed to the Board of Nursing. 02/18 Senate intro - 1st rdg - to printing 02/21 Rpt prt - to Health/Wel 02/23 Rpt out - rec d/p - to 2nd rdg 02/24 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg 02/25 3rd rdg - PASSED - 32-0-3 AYES--Andreason, Boatright, Bunderson, Burtenshaw, Cameron, Crow, Darrington, Deide, Dunklin, Frasure, Geddes, Hawkins, Ingram, Keough, King-Barrutia, Lee, McLaughlin, Noh, Parry, Richardson, Riggs, Risch, Sandy, Schroeder, Sorensen, Stegner, Stennett, Thorne, Walton, Wheeler, Whitworth, Williams NAYS--None Absent and excused--Danielson, Davis, Ipsen Floor Sponsor - Crow Title apvd - to House 02/28 House intro - 1st rdg - to Health/Wel 03/23 Rpt out - to Gen Ord 03/27 Rpt out amen - to 1st rdg as amen 03/28 1st rdg - to 2nd rdg as amen 03/29 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg as amen 03/30 3rd rdg as amen - PASSED - 53-0-17 AYES -- Alltus, Barraclough, Bell, Bieter, Black, Boe, Callister, Campbell, Chase, Cheirrett, Clark, Deal, Denney, Ellsworth, Field(20), Hadley, Hammond, Hansen(23), Hansen(29), Henbest, Hornbeck, Jaquet, Jones(Jones), Judd, Kempton, Kendell, Kunz, Loertscher, Marley, McKague, Meyer, Montgomery, Mortensen, Moss, Pearce, Pischner, Pomeroy, Reynolds, Ringo, Robison, Sali, Schaefer, Shepherd, Smith, Smylie, Stevenson, Stoicheff, Stone, Trail, Wheeler, Wood, Zimmermann, Mr Speaker NAYS -- None Absent and excused -- Barrett, Bruneel, Crow, Cuddy, Field(13), Gagner, Geddes, Gould, Kellogg, Lake, Linford, Mader, Moyle, Ridinger, Sellman, Taylor, Tilman Floor Sponsor - Henbest Title apvd - to Senate 03/31 Senate concurred in House amens - to engros 04/03 Rpt engros - 1st rdg - to 2nd rdg as amen 04/04 2nd rdg - to 3rd rdg as amen Ret'd to Health/Wel
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-fifth Legislature Second Regular Session - 2000 IN THE SENATE SENATE BILL NO. 1475, As Amended in the House BY HEALTH AND WELFARE COMMITTEE 1 AN ACT 2 RELATING TO MEMBERSHIP OF THE BOARD OF NURSING; AMENDING SECTION 54-1403, 3 IDAHO CODE, TO STRIKE CERTAIN SPECIFIC EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS FOR MEMBER- 4 SHIP; AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY. 5 Be It Enacted by the Legislature of the State of Idaho: 6 SECTION 1. That Section 54-1403, Idaho Code, be, and the same is hereby 7 amended to read as follows: 8 54-1403. BOARD OF NURSING. (1) Appointment, Removal and Term of Office. 9 There is hereby created within the department of self-governing agencies the 10 board of nursing for the state of Idaho composed of nine (9) members appointed 11 by the governor. Membership of the board shall consist of the following: 12 (a) Five (5) persons licensed to practice professional nursing in Idaho ,13 of whom three (3) shall be educated at the associate degree level provided14 that one (1) of these may be a diploma nurse, and two (2) of whom shall be15 educated at the baccalaureate, master's or doctoral levelincluding, but 16 not limited to, persons educated with an associate degree or baccalaureate 17 degree in nursing; 18 (b) Two (2) persons licensed to practice practical nursing in Idaho; 19 (c) One (1) person licensed as an advanced practice nurse; and 20 (d) One (1) person who is a lay person to health care occupations. 21 In making appointments to the board, consideration shall be given to the 22 board's responsibility in areas of education and practice. Members of the 23 board of nursing and of the advisory council for licensed practical nurses 24 holding office under prior law on the effective date of this act shall serve 25 as members of the board created herein until expiration of their respective 26 terms and, as those terms expire or become vacant, the governor shall appoint 27 such other persons as will constitute a complete board as herein prescribed. 28 The two (2) members appointed to reach the full membership provided herein29 shall be persons licensed to practice professional nursing educated at the30 associate degree level. Persons may be reappointed to the board so long as31 they meet the qualifications of the position to which they were originally32 appointed. In the event that a member has attained an additional degree of33 education, they may not be reappointed to represent the board position desig-34 nated for another specific degree of education.Upon expiration of any term or 35 creation of any vacancy, the board shall notify the governor thereof, who then 36 shall make such appointment or fill such vacancy within sixty (60) days. 37 Appointments shall be for terms of four (4) years except appointments to 38 vacancies which shall be for the unexpired term being filled. No member shall 39 be appointed for more than three (3) consecutive terms. The governor may 40 remove any member from the board for neglect of any duty required by law or 41 for incompetency or unprofessional or dishonorable conduct. 42 (2) Qualifications of Members. No person is qualified for appointment 43 hereunder unless that person is a citizen of the United States and a resident 2 1 of the state of Idaho. Members required to be licensed hereunder shall not be 2 qualified for appointment to the board unless actively engaged in some field 3 of nursing in Idaho at the time of appointment. No person is qualified for 4 appointment as the lay member of the board if the person or his spouse is 5 licensed in any health occupation; is an employee, officer or agent of or has 6 any financial interest in any health care facility, institution, or associa- 7 tion or any insurance company authorized to underwrite health care insurance; 8 or is engaged in the governance and administration of any health care facil- 9 ity, institution or association. 10 (3) Conduct of Business. The board shall meet at such times as required 11 to conduct the business of the board and shall annually elect from its members 12 a chairman, vice chairman and such other officers as may be desirable. Five 13 (5) members shall constitute a quorum and the vote of a majority of members 14 present at a meeting wherein a quorum is present shall determine the action of 15 the board. Each member of the board shall be compensated as provided by sec- 16 tion 59-509(h), Idaho Code. 17 SECTION 2. An emergency existing therefor, which emergency is hereby 18 declared to exist, this act shall be in full force and effect on and after its 19 passage and approval.
|||| LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF IDAHO |||| Fifty-fifth Legislature Second Regular Session - 2000 Moved by Henbest Seconded by Bieter IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES HOUSE AMENDMENT TO S.B. NO. 1475 1 AMENDMENT TO SECTION 1 2 On page 1 of the printed bill, in line 15, following " level" insert: 3 "including, but not limited to, persons educated with an associate degree or 4 baccalaureate degree in nursing".
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE RS 10053 The purpose of this legislation is to clarify the composition of the Board of Nursing. Current language is confusing, cumbersome, and, in at least one case, redundant. FISCAL NOTE This legislation has no impact on the general fund, the Board of Nursing budget, or on any associated fees. CONTACT: Senator Gordon Crow Room 434 (208) 332-1330 firstname.lastname@example.org s 1475