Board of Nursing
Statutes are proposed and made law by the Tennessee State General Assembly (Legislature). The Board, following specific notice requirements and hearings, adopts rules. Both have the force of law and may be used in the regulation of a profession. The statutes pertaining to this Board are found at T.C.A. 63-1 (Division of Health Related Boards) and T.C.A. 63-7 (Nursing).
Click here to review the Tennessee Code Annotated. (This link will take you to a website that is not maintained by the Tennessee Department of Health).
Click here for Rules and Regulations pertaining to the Tennessee Board of Nursing
The Interstate Commission of Nurse Licensure Compact Administrators (ICNLCA) will hold a hearing on proposed rules via teleconference at 2:00 P.M. (Central Standard Time) on December 8, 2017.
Interested persons may electronically submit written comments regarding proposed rules or amendments at www.ncsbn.org/enlcrules .
If electronic submission is not possible, verbal comments will be permitted at the public hearing referenced above. Teleconference participant information is posted at www.ncsbn.org/enlcrules .