|Public Act 100-0231|
|SB1094 Enrolled||LRB100 07635 RJF 17701 b|
AN ACT concerning State government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Nurse Practice Act is amended by changing
Section 65-5 as follows:
(225 ILCS 65/65-5)
(was 225 ILCS 65/15-10)
(Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2018)
Qualifications for APN licensure.
(a) Each applicant who successfully meets the requirements
of this Section shall be entitled to licensure as an advanced
(b) An applicant for licensure to practice as an advanced
practice nurse must do each of the following:
(1) Submit a completed application and any fees as
established by the Department.
(2) Hold a current license to practice as a
professional nurse under this Act.
(3) Have successfully completed requirements to
practice as, and holds and maintains
certification as, a nurse midwife, clinical nurse
nurse practitioner, or certified registered
nurse anesthetist from the
appropriate national certifying
body as determined by rule of the Department.