CHAPTER 304

FORMERLY

HOUSE BILL NO. 361

AN ACT TO AMEND TITLE 16 OF THE DELAWARE CODE RELATING TO HEALTH & SAFETY.

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

Section 1. Amend existing “§ 3003A.” of Title 16 of the Delaware Code by striking the Section in its entirety and replacing it with a new “§ 3003A.” to read as follows:

Ҥ 3003A. Composition of CNA training course & curriculum.

All courses in this State offering certification to individuals as certified nursing assistants must have the following:

(1) A student to teacher ratio of no greater than twenty-four (24) students to one (1) registered nurse instructor for the classroom portion of the training;

(2) A student to teacher ratio of no greater than eight (8) students to one (1) registered nurse instructor or a licensed practical nurse having at least three (3) years experience and under the supervision of a registered nurse for all clinical phases of the program; and

(3) A curriculum complying with requirements mandated by the Department through regulations promulgated pursuant to this Chapter. (72 Del. Laws, c. 168, § 1; 73 Del. Laws, c. 258, § 4).”.

Approved July 3, 2008