S0416B0872A01592 AJB:CDM 06/11/21 #90 A01592
AMENDMENTS TO SENATE BILL NO. 416
Sponsor: SENATOR GORDNER
Printer's No. 872
Amend Bill, page 1, lines 7 through 9, by striking out
"providing for the" in line 7, all of line 8 and "registered
nurse anesthetist";" in line 9
Amend Bill, page 1, line 9, by inserting after "for"
definitions and for
Amend Bill, page 4, line 9, by inserting after "the" where it
occurs the first time
registered
Amend Bill, page 4, line 13, by inserting after "that"
registered
Amend Bill, page 4, lines 13 through 19, by striking out
"Beginning on the effective date" in line 13 and all of lines 14
through 19 and inserting
(b) Beginning on the effective date of this section, a
registered nurse shall not qualify for initial certification by
the B oard unless the registered nurse holds a master's degree,
doctoral degree or post-master's certificate from an accredited
educational program in nurse anesthesia that has been approved
by the B oard and that prepares graduates to practice as a
certified registered nurse anesthetist and:
Amend Bill, page 4, line 23, by striking out "and" and
inserting
(2) submits an application and the required fee as
established by the Board; and
Amend Bill, page 4, line 24, by striking out "(2) meets" and
inserting
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(3) complies with
Amend Bill, page 4, line 27, by striking out "(b)" and
inserting
(c)
Amend Bill, page 4, line 28, by striking out "(a)" and
inserting
(b)
Amend Bill, page 4, line 30, by inserting after "that"
registered
Amend Bill, page 5, line 3, by inserting after "the" where it
occurs the second time
registered
Amend Bill, page 5, line 4, by striking out "and"
Amend Bill, page 5, line 8, by striking out the period after
"anesthesia" and inserting
;
(3) submits an application and the required fee as
established by the Board; and
(4) complies with all other Board requirements to practice
as a certified registered nurse anesthetist.
Amend Bill, page 5, lines 9 through 25, by striking out all
of lines 9 through 24 and "(e)" in line 25 and inserting
(d)
Amend Bill, page 5, line 27, by inserting after "LICENSED"
registered
Amend Bill, page 6, by inserting between lines 5 and 6
(e) As a condition of biennial certificate renewal by the
Board, a certified registered nurse anesthetist must:
(1) Verify that the nurse holds current national
recertification from a Board-recognized national certification
organization that requires passing a national certifying
examination in nurse anesthesia.
(2) Submit a renewal application to the Board and the
required fee as established by the Board.
(3) In the two years prior to the certification renewal,
complete at least thirty (30) hours of continuing education
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approved by the Board, as required under section 12.1 of this
act.
(4) Comply with all other requirements of the Board.
Amend Bill, page 7, line 15, by inserting after "promulgate"
final
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See A01592 in
the context
of SB0416