CHAPTER 372

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 160
AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 24 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO NURSING. BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 2. Amend §1918(a), Title 24, of the Delaware Code by deleting the first sentence of said subsection in its entirety and inserting in lieu thereof the following:

"(a) Every registered or licensed practical nurse licensed under this chapter shall reregister biennially by filing an application before the date determined by the Board; provided, however, that the license of any licensee who is on active military duty with the Armed Forces of the United States and serving in a theater of hostilities on the date such application or reregistration is due shall be deemed to be current and in full compliance with this chapter until the expiration of 60 days after such licensee is no longer on active military duty in a theater of hostilities.

Approved July 12, 1994