CHAPTER 466

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 368

AS AMENDED BY HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1

AN ACT TO AMEND CHAPTER 19, TITLE 24 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO THE LICENSING OF NURSES.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. Amend Section 1921, Chapter 19, Title 24 of the Delaware Code by designating the entirety of the existing section as subsection (a). and adding a new subsection (b) thereto as follows:

"(b) Persons involved in the rendering of electrolysis treatments shall be eligible for licensing under this Chapter regardless of whether the applicant is in compliance with subsection (6) of Section 1910 of this Chapter, or subsection (6) of Section 1914 of this Chapter, so long as such applicants are in compliance with subsections (I) through (5) of either Section 1910 or 1914"

Section 2. Amend 51918, Chapter 19, Title 24. Delaware Code by adding a new Subsection (g) thereto which shall read as follows:

"(8) Every registered or licensed practical nurse licensed under this Chapter primarily engaged in the practice of electrolysis shall be exempt from the requirement in Subsection I918(a) that states In the event the applicant has not been actively employed in professional practical nursing In the past five years, the applicant, will be required to give evidence of satisfactory completion of a professional or practical training refresher program within a one year period prior to renewal before licensors by renewal will be granted."

Approved July 8.1986.