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Changes to the BON’s Rules on Minor Incidents after Sunset Review

This is the seventh part in an ongoing series in which we review some of the changes to Board of Nursing (BON) rules after its recent Sunset review. On March 2, 2018, the Board of Nursing proposed changes to Rule 217.16 regarding Unprofessional Conduct. These rules have not yet become effective. Unlike the other rule […]

Changes to the BON’s Rules on Removing Disciplinary Action after Sunset Review

This is the sixth part in an ongoing series in which we review some of the changes to Board of Nursing (BON) rules and law after its recent Sunset review. During the Sunset process, the Texas legislature decided that the BON should be required “to remove a nurse’s disciplinary action from the board’s website and […]

Changes to the BON’s Rules on Administrative Hearings after Sunset Review

This is the fifth part in an ongoing series in which we review some of the changes to Board of Nursing (BON) rules and law after its recent Sunset review. On December 8, 2017, the Board of Nursing proposed changes to Rule 217.16 regarding Unprofessional Conduct. These rules became effective on February 25, 2018. The […]