SB 3636 Nurse Staffing Improvement Act of 2020
This bill achieves three (3) things:
- Strengthens the voice of the direct-care registered nurse
- Strengthens the role of the nursing care committee
- Holds hospital accountable
Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC)
SB 3067/HB 1459
The NLC increases access to care while maintaining public protection in Illinois. Under the NLC, nurses can practice in other NLC states, without having to obtain additional licenses.
34 states currently belong to the NLC.