Rules & Statutes

2017 Rule Review

Pursuant to Executive Order 17-03 and § 536.175, RSMo, the Board will be conducting a review of all of its rules between now and 2018. The Board will be taking public comments on any of its rules during its March 22, 2017 and May 23, 2017 meetings. Public comments can also be submitted online.

The Board's rule review initiative will be jointly conducted with the rule review required by Executive Order 17-03. The Board will take general comments on any rule at its March and May 2017 meetings then take specific comments on the rules identified on the Board's open public board meeting agenda.

Public comments may be submitted on-line or in writing via e-mail, US mail or fax.

Bound Copy of Nursing Practice Act - to order a copy of the Nursing Practice Act (statutes and rules) click here for an order form. Complete the form and mail it with a check or money order for $5 to the address indicated on the form.

To print a copy of the above Nursing Practice Act (126 pages) or to access our electronic version "click here".

The following links provide the most up-to-date versions of the statute and rules for the Board of Nursing.

Rules - The following link will take you to the Code of State Regulations site. Once there, click on Division 2200 in order to access the State Board of Nursing's rules and regulations.


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