Code Commissioner’s note. – Acts 1993, No. 93-183, § 2, provides: “The existence and functioning of the Alabama Board of Nursing, created and functioning pursuant to Sections 34-21-1 to 34-21-63, inclusive, is continued, and those code sections are expressly preserved.”
34-21-2. Board of Nursing generally.
34-21-3. Advisory councils.
34-21-4. Funds of Board; transfer of duties, powers, etc., of Board of nurses’ examiners and registration to Board of Nursing.
34-21-5. Nursing educational programs.
34-21-7. Violations and penalties.
34-21-8. Payment of license and fees by personal check.
34-21-20. Required generally.
34-21-21. License to practice professional nursing; use of title “registered nurse.”
34-21-22. License to practice practical nursing; use of title “licensed practical nurse.”
34-21-23. Renewal of license; continuing education.
34-21-24. Fees and charges.
34-21-25. Denial, suspension or revocation of license; administrative fines; voluntary disciplinary alternative program.
34-21-26. Practice of nursing by unlicensed persons declared public nuisance; injunctive relief.
34-21-40. Duty of Board of Nursing to provide programs, seminars and workshops
34-21-41. Grants, contracts, etc., with individuals, institutions and agencies.
34-21-42. Plans, programs and criteria.
34-21-43. Source of funds
34-21-60. Established; number.
34-21-61. Qualifications of recipients; applications.
34-21-62. Amount of scholarships; criteria for selection of recipients; renewal of scholarships; failure to complete course or service as a nurse.
34-21-63. Annual appropriation
34-21-80. Declaration of Legislature.
34-21-82. Joint Committee – Appointment, terms of office, office of chairperson, and meetings.
34-21-83. State Board of Medical Examiners to establish qualifications for physicians engaged in collaborative practice with advanced practice nurses.
34-21-84. Board of Nursing to establish qualifications for advanced practice nurses; rules and regulations establishing procedures for certification.
34-21-85. Joint Committee designated to recommend rules and regulations; requirements to engage in advanced practice nursing.
34-21-86. Prescribing legend drugs; initiating call-in prescriptions; administering legend drugs.
34-21-87. Joint Committee to recommend model practice protocols, formulary of legend drugs and certain rules and regulations.
34-21-88. Acts which constitute grounds for termination.
34-21-89. Boards permitted to initiate disciplinary actions for violations of section; requirements before action taken.
34-21-90. Requirements for engaging in practice.
34-21-91. Injunctive proceedings by boards against persons violating article.
34-21-92. Waiver of requirements until adoption of rules and regulations.
34-21-93. Construction of article with Sections 34-19-2 to 34-19-10.
Alabama Act No. 2016-353, enacted in 2016, directs the Board to establish the Loan Program for Advanced Practice Nursing. The act is pending official inclusion in the Code of Alabama, but became effective with Governor Bentley’s signature on May 11, 2016. Review Alabama Act No. 2016-353 here.
34-21-94. Loan Repayment Program Established.
34-21-96. Awarding of loans and terms of repayment.
34-21-97. Areas of Critical Need.
34-21-98. Provisions for default or other failure to honor a contract with the Board.