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Changes to the BON’s Rules on Licensure of Individuals with Criminal History after Sunset Review

This is the third 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 December 8, 2017, the Board of Nursing proposed changes to Rule §213.28 regarding Good Professional Character. These rules became effective on February 25, 2018. In the […]

Changes to the BON’s Rules on Good Professional Character after Sunset Review

This is the second part in an ongoing series reviewing some of the changes to Board of Nursing (BON) rules after its recent Sunset review. As we discussed previously, the BON was recently reviewed under the Sunset process, leading to several changes in its investigative and sanctioning processes. On December 8, 2017, the Board of […]

The Texas Board of Nursing and the Sunset Process

This is the first part of a series in which we will discuss some of the changes to Texas Board of Nursing (BON) rules after its recent Sunset review. The Sunset process in Texas is a process that entails a review of state agencies by the Texas Sunset Advisory Commission and Texas Legislature. Approximately 140 […]