92nd General Assembly
Summary of HB3048
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Short description: 
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

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   0


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