CS/SB 1296 -  Nursing Programs

by Health Policy and Brodeur
Defining the terms “average graduate passage rate” and “test takers”; revising requirements for an annual report submitted by approved nursing programs; revising specified information that the Board of Nursing must publish on its website; revising graduate passage rate requirements for approved nursing programs; requiring nursing programs to provide specified information to students who fail to pass a certain examination on their first attempt; prohibiting the board from considering average graduate passage rates from the 2020 and 2021 calendar years when making certain determinations; providing for retroactive applicability, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2021
Last Event: 04/30/21 S Died in Education on Friday, April 30, 2021 2:40 PM

Referred Committees and Committee Actions

Senate Referrals

  • Health Policy
    • On agenda for: 03/31/21 8:00 AM
    • Favorable With Committee Substitute (final action) Votes: Yeas 10   Nays 0
  • Education
  • Rules

Related Bills

Bill Text

Staff Analysis

Chamber Committee
Chamber: Senate Committee: Health Policy 3/31/2021 1:39:46 PM
Chamber: Senate Committee: Health Policy 3/29/2021 4:59:14 PM

Vote History

(No Votes Recorded)

Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Education Time: 04/30/2021 - 2:40 PM Member: Committee: Education Version: c1
Event: S Now in Education Time: 04/02/2021 - 1:56 PM Member: Committee: Education Version: c1
Event: S CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 351 Time: 04/01/2021 - 5:01 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: c1
Event: S Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute) Time: 03/31/2021 - 4:01 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: c1
Event: S CS by Health Policy; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 342 Time: 03/31/2021 - 11:22 AM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/31/21, 8:00 am, 412 Knott Building Time: 03/26/2021 - 3:28 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Introduced -SJ 130 Time: 03/02/2021 - 11:09 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Health Policy; Education; Rules -SJ 130 Time: 02/24/2021 - 4:07 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 02/15/2021 - 3:24 PM Member: Committee: Version: __

Statutes Referenced by this Bill

Statute Other Bill Citations
464.003 CS/HB 937*
464.019 CS/HB 937, CS/SB 7070
960.28 SB 308, CS/HB 937*, HB 1391, SB 1926, HB 7027

(*) Not the latest version