Article 1 Board of Nursing

32-1601 Definitions
32-1602 Board of nursing; member terms; immunity
32-1603 Qualifications of board members
32-1604 Compensation
32-1605 Organization; meetings
32-1605.01 Executive director; compensation; powers; duties
32-1606 Powers and duties of board
32-1608 Examinations; notice
32-1609 Register of licenses and certificates; change of address
32-1610 Repealed
32-1611 Board of nursing fund

Article 2 Licensure and Certification

32-1631 Acts and persons not affected by chapter
32-1632 Qualifications of registered nurse; application for license
32-1633 Examination of registered nurses
32-1634 Licensing out‑of‑state registered nurses
32-1634.01 Qualifications of international registered nurses; application for license; examination
32-1634.02 Qualifications of international registered nurses; applicants for licensure; endorsement
32-1634.03 Qualifications for certified registered nurse anesthetist; temporary certificate
32-1634.04 Certified registered nurse anesthetist; scope of practice
32-1635 Temporary license to practice registered nursing
32-1635.01 Temporary nurse practitioner and clinical nurse specialist certifications
32-1636 Use of titles or abbreviations
32-1637 Qualifications of practical nurse; application for license 
32-1638 Examination of practical nurses 
32-1639 Licensing out‑of‑state practical nurses
32-1639.01 Qualifications of international graduate practical nurses; application for license; examination 
32-1639.02 Qualifications of international graduate practical nurses; application for license; endorsement
32-1639.03 Qualifications of military service applicants; definition
32-1640 Temporary license to practice as a licensed practical nurse
32-1641 Repealed 
32-1642 Renewal of license or registration; failure to renew
32-1643 Fees; penalties
32-1644 Approval of nursing schools and nursing programs; application; maintenance of standards
32-1645 Licensed nursing assistants; certified nursing assistants; qualifications 
32-1646 Licensed nursing assistants; certified nursing assistants; board powers 
32-1647 Examination of licensed nursing assistants and certified nursing assistants
32-1648 Licensed nursing assistants; certified nursing assistants; acceptance of out of state licenses
32-1649 Use of title or abbreviations by a licensed nursing assistant and certified nursing assistant
32-1650 Certified medication assistants; medication administration; delegation 
32-1650.01 Medication assistant training programs; requirements 
32-1650.01; Version2 Medication assistant training programs; requirements
32-1650.02 Certified medication assistants; qualifications
32-1650.02; Version2 Certified medication assistants; qualifications
32-1650.03 Certified medication assistants; examination requirements 
32-1650.04 Certified medication assistants; reciprocity
32-1650.05 Certified medication assistants; recertification; unprofessional conduct 
32-1650.05; Version2 Certified medication assistants; recertification; unprofessional conduct 
32-1650.06 Certified medication assistants; disciplinary actions; civil penalties; revocation or denial of certificate
32-1650.07 Certified medication assistants; use of title 

Article 2.1 Nurse Licensure Compact

32-1660 Nurse licensure compact
32-1660.01 Applicability of compact; scope of practice; notification; withdrawal from compact
32-1660.02 Open meeting requirements
32-1660.03 Arizona state board of nursing; notice of commission actions

Article 3 Regulation

32-1661 Repealed
32-1662  Repealed
32-1663 Disciplinary action
32-1663.01 Administrative violations; administrative penalty 
32-1663.01; Version 2 Administrative violations; administrative penalty 
32-1664 Investigation; hearing; notice 
32-1665 Rehearing; judicial review
32-1666 Unlawful acts 
32-1666; Version 2 Unlawful acts
32-1666.01 Cease and desist orders; injunctive relief
32-1667 Violations; classification 
32-1668 Nurse licensure compact
32-1669 Nurse licensure compact; board jurisdiction; notification requirements; withdrawal from compact 


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Statement of locations where all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be posted.

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board of Nursing will post all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Meetings and any of its committees and subcommittees on the Board's website at Notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.