2017 ORS 678.380¹
Rules for nurse practitioners
  • scope

The Oregon State Board of Nursing may adopt rules applicable to nurse practitioners:

(1) Which establish their education, training and qualifications necessary for certification.

(2) Which limit or restrict practice.

(3) Which establish categories of nurse practitioner practice and define the scope of such practice.

(4) Which establish procedures for maintaining certification, including continuing education and procedures for the reinstatement of certificates rendered void by reason of nonpayment of fees. [1975 c.205 §9]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Scope of Nurse Practi­tioner’s Advisory Council’s authority to limit or restrict nurse practi­tioner’s scope of practice, (1987) Vol 45, p 160

Chapter 678

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Disclosure by Board of Nursing of names, business and home addresses of registered and licensed practical nurses, (1982) Vol. 42, p 382; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 678—Nurses; Nursing Home Administrators, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors678.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 678, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano678.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.