HB567 (2021) Detail

(New Title) permitting certain military personnel, emergency medical technicians, and paramedics to apply for licensure as a nursing assistant.


CHAPTER 97

HB 567 - FINAL VERSION

 

7Apr2021... 0276h

2021 SESSION

21-0703

04/11

 

HOUSE BILL 567

 

AN ACT permitting certain military personnel, emergency medical technicians, and paramedics to apply for licensure as a nursing assistant.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. S. Pearson, Rock. 6

 

COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration

 

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AMENDED ANALYSIS

 

This bill permits certain military personnel, emergency medical technicians, and paramedics to apply for licensure as a nursing assistant.

 

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

7Apr2021... 0276h 21-0703

04/11

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Twenty One

 

AN ACT permitting certain military personnel, emergency medical technicians, and paramedics to apply for licensure as a nursing assistant.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

97:1  New Section; Nurse Practice Act; Licensed Nursing Assistant; Licensure by Alternate Experience.  Amend RSA 326-B by inserting after section 21 the following new section:

326-B:21-a  Licensed Nursing Assistant; Licensure by Alternate Experience.

I.  A current or former military service member who has been assigned a military occupational specialty (MOS) code of 68W (Army) or 4N0X1 (Air Force), with or without additional skill identifiers, and who, as part of such member's service in the military, has utilized their MOS within the last 3 years, shall be deemed to have taken a board-approved nursing assistant course and may apply for a license as a nursing assistant in New Hampshire.  An applicant under this paragraph shall:

(a)  Provide proof that the applicant has been assigned a MOS code of 68W (Army) or 4N0X1 (Air Force) and that the applicant has used their MOS as part of their service in the last 3 years;

(b)  Have committed no acts or omissions which are grounds for disciplinary action as set forth in this chapter, or, if such acts have been committed and would be grounds for disciplinary action, the board has found, after investigation, that sufficient restitution has been made; and

(c)  Meet other criteria as established by the board.

II.  An individual licensed as an emergency medical technician-basic, emergency medical technician-advanced, or paramedic in any United States jurisdiction who presently holds a certification from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT), shall be deemed to have taken a board-approved nursing assistant course and may apply for a license as a licensed nursing assistant in New Hampshire.  An applicant under this paragraph shall:

(a)  Provide proof that the applicant is currently licensed as an emergency medical technician-basic, emergency medical technician-advanced, or paramedic in any United States jurisdiction;

(b)  Provide a copy of the applicant’s certification from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians;

(c)  Have committed no acts or omissions which are grounds for disciplinary action as set forth in this chapter, or, if such acts have been committed and would be grounds for disciplinary action, the board has found, after investigation, that sufficient restitution has been made; and

(d)  Meet other criteria as established by the board.

97:2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect upon its passage.

 

Approved: July 01, 2021

Effective Date: July 01, 2021

 

 

Links

HB567 at GenCourtMobile
HB567 Discussion

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Feb. 22, 2021 House Hearing
Feb. 22, 2021 House Hearing
House Floor Vote
April 28, 2021 Senate Hearing
May 27, 2021 Senate Floor Vote
Feb. 22, 2021 House Hearing
April 28, 2021 Senate Hearing
May 27, 2021 Senate Floor Vote

Bill Text Revisions

HB567 Revision: 32794 Date: July 1, 2021, 2:12 p.m.
HB567 Revision: 32548 Date: May 27, 2021, 1:12 p.m.
HB567 Revision: 32264 Date: April 14, 2021, 5:14 p.m.
HB567 Revision: 33168 Date: Feb. 12, 2021, 4:03 p.m.
HB567 Revision: 31902 Date: Jan. 12, 2021, 1:18 p.m.

Docket


July 6, 2021: Signed by Governor Sununu 07/01/2021; Chapter 97; Eff: 07/01/2021


July 1, 2021: Signed by Governor Sununu 07/01/2021; Chapter 97; Eff: 07/01/2021


June 25, 2021: Enrolled (in recess of) 06/24/2021


June 24, 2021: Enrolled (in recess of) 06/24/2021


June 25, 2021: Enrolled Adopted, VV, (In recess 06/24/2021); SJ 20


June 24, 2021: Enrolled Adopted, VV, (In recess 06/24/2021); SJ 20


May 27, 2021: Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/27/2021; SJ 17


May 27, 2021: Ought to Pass: MA, VV; OT3rdg; 05/27/2021; SJ 17


May 27, 2021: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 05/27/2021; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 25


May 19, 2021: Committee Report: Ought to Pass, 05/27/2021; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 25


April 28, 2021: Remote Hearing: 04/28/2021, 09:45 am; Links to join the hearing can be found in the Senate Calendar; SC 20


April 15, 2021: Remote Hearing: 04/28/2021, 09:45 am; Links to join the hearing can be found in the Senate Calendar; SC 20


April 7, 2021: Introduced 04/01/2021 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 11


April 1, 2021: Introduced 04/01/2021 and Referred to Executive Departments and Administration; SJ 11


April 7, 2021: Reconsider (Rep. Osborne): MF VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 50


April 7, 2021: Reconsider (Rep. Osborne): MF VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 50


April 7, 2021: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2021-0276h: MA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 27


April 7, 2021: Ought to Pass with Amendment 2021-0276h: MA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 27


April 7, 2021: Amendment # 2021-0276h: AA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 27


April 7, 2021: Amendment # 2021-0276h: AA VV 04/07/2021 HJ 5 P. 27


: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-0276h (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 18 P. 14


March 10, 2021: Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2021-0276h (Vote 19-0; CC) HC 18 P. 14


Feb. 10, 2021: Public Hearing on non-germane Amendment # 2021-0276h: 02/22/2021 10:32 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/97378434787


Feb. 22, 2021: Public Hearing on non-germane Amendment # 2021-0276h: 02/22/2021 10:32 am Members of the public may attend using the following link: To join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/97378434787


Feb. 22, 2021: Public Hearing: 02/22/2021 10:30 am Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://zoom.us/j/97378434787 Executive session on pending legislation may be held throughout the day (time permitting) from the time the committee is initially convened.


Jan. 6, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 2 P. 54


Jan. 12, 2021: Introduced (in recess of) 01/06/2021 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 2 P. 54