NURSING PRACTICE ACT-OPTOMETRY
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Nursing and Advanced Practice Nursing Act. Prohibits
registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and advanced practice
nurses from performing any acts, tasks, or functions primarily
performed by optometrists under the Illinois Optometric Practice Act
of 1987. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Restricts a registered nurse, a licensed practical nurse, or an
advanced practice nurse from performing any act, task, or function
that requires the professional judgment of an optometrist.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: JAN-07-2003
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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