HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2511        FILED ON: 1/17/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1979

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

David M. Nangle

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to equitable board representation.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

David M. Nangle

17th Middlesex


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 2511        FILED ON: 1/17/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 1979

By Mr. Nangle of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1979) of David M. Nangle relative to the membership of the Board of Registration in Nursing.  Public Health.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-First General Court
(2019-2020)

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An Act relative to equitable board representation.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

Section 1.

Section 13 of chapter 13 of the General Laws is hereby amended by striking out the word “17” and replacing it with the word “20” and by striking subsection (c)(2) of section 12 of chapter 13 and replacing it with the following section:-

(2) five registered nurses in advanced practice, representing each clinical category of advanced practice, each of whom must meet requirements for authorization as a registered nurse in advanced practice as established by the board, at least three of whom is employed providing direct patient care at the time of appointment;