Bill Status of HB1429 95th General Assembly
Short Description: NURSING PRAC-PRESCRIPTIVE AUTH
Rep. Fred Crespo
| 1/13/2009||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Nursing and Advanced Practice Nursing Act to provide that the scope of practice for licensed practical nurses, licensed registered nurses, and licensed advanced practice nurses includes the authority to prescribe drugs and medicines. Repeals a Section concerning the prescriptive authority of advanced practice nurses. Amends the Ambulatory Surgical Treatment Center Act, the Hospital Licensing Act, the Pharmacy Practice Act of 1987, the Sexual Assault Survivors Emergency Treatment Act, and the Illinois Controlled Substances Act to reflect this prescriptive authority.