SB 1: Nurse Licensure Compact

Sponsor:   Ingle (R27)

Summary:   The updated compact applies to all licensed nurses who practice in the states or jurisdictions who become parties to the compact.   Expands mobility and provides for uniformity of nurse licensure requirements.   Provides for exchange of information between party states.

Progress:   01/18/2018:  Governor Martinez signed.

Lisa Shin:  SUPPORTS SB1.   The nurse licensure compact addresses the shortage of health care providers in New Mexico.