§ 20-87 Definitions
§ 20-87a Definitions. Scope of practice
§ 20-88 State Board of Examiners for Nursing
§ 20-89 Salaries and expenses
§ 20-90 Duties of board
§ 20-91 Awards in aid of nursing education
§ 20-91a Federal funds
§ 20-92 Examinations
§ 20-93 Qualifications for examination. Licensure. Fee
§ 20-94 Licensure without examination. Limited period for licensure without examination for advanced practice registered nurses. Temporary permit
§ 20-94a Licensure as advanced practice registered nurse
§ 20-94b Nurse anesthetists. Prescriptive authority
§ 20-94c Advanced practice registered nurses. Professional liability insurance required
§ 20-94d Advanced practice registered nurses. Continuing education
§ 20-95 Use of title “registered nurse”
§ 20-96 Licensure as practical nurse. Examinations
§ 20-97 Licensure without examination. Temporary permit
§ 20-98 Use of title “practical nurse”
§ 20-99 Improper professional conduct. Hearing. Appeal. Prohibited conduct
§ 20-99a Regulations
§ 20-100 Notice to Department of Health Services
§ 20-101 Construction of chapter. Permitted practices. Temporary practice
§ 20-101a Determination and pronouncement of death by registered nurse. Regulations
§ 20-101b Construction
§ 20-101c Prescription forms used by advanced practice registered nurses and nurse-midwives
§ 20-102 Penalty
§ 20-102a Appearance before board concerning application

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 378 - Nursing

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.