Texas Board of Nursing Requirements

Texas Board of Nursing Requirements

The following information on licensure and licensure eligibility is required by the Texas Board of Nursing to be provided to students who are enrolled in the program. This information is required for all registered nurses and licensed vocational nurses in Texas. Students will be required to sign statements regarding their receipt of this information.

Please follow the BON link below to download the Declaratory Order Request Form:

Section Title
Applications/Forms Declaratory Order Request Form

See Board of Nursing web pages on the Nursing Practice Act, the Nursing Peer Review Act, the Texas Occupations Code and Statutes Regulating the Practice of Professional Nursing for the following:

Section Title
301.257 DECLARATORY ORDER OF LICENSE 
ELIGIBILITY
301.252 LICENSE APPLICATION:
301.253 EXAMINATION
301.452 GROUNDS FOR DISCIPLINARY ACTION
301.453 DISCIPLINARY AUTHORITY OF BOARD; METHODS OF DISCIPLINE
301.454 NOTICE AND HEARING

See Board of Nursing web pages on Rules and Regulations Relating to Professional Nurse Education, Licensure and Practice for the following:

Section Title
213.27 GOOD PROFESSIONAL CHARACTER
213.28 LICENSURE OF PERSONS WITH CRIMINAL CONVICTIONS
213.29 CRITERIA AND PROCEDURE REGARDING INTEMPERATE USE AND LACK OF FITNESS IN ELIGIBILITY AND DISCIPLINARY MATTERS
213.30 DECLARATORY ORDER OF ELIGIBILITY FOR LICENSURE
217.11 STANDARDS OF PROFESSIONAL NURSING PRACTICE.
217.12 UNPROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

Page last updated May 11, 2018.

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