(a) A lapsed license may be reinstated if it has not remained lapsed for more than five years by payment of the license fees for the current renewal period and the penalty fee. The board, by regulation, shall establish continuing competency and criminal background check requirements for reinstatement of a lapsed license.
(b) If a license is lapsed for more than five years, in addition to the requirements in (a) of this section,
(1) the board shall require the applicant to complete a course of study approved by the board or to pass an examination prescribed by the board, and to pay the fees prescribed by this chapter; or
(2) if the board determines that the person applying for reinstatement was actively employed in nursing in another state or jurisdiction during the time that the license has lapsed in this state, the license that has lapsed may be reinstated by payment of fees and completion of the other requirements in (a) of this section.Section: Previous 08.68.190 08.68.200 08.68.210 08.68.220 08.68.230 08.68.240 08.68.250 08.68.251 08.68.260 08.68.265 08.68.270 08.68.275 08.68.276 08.68.277 08.68.278 Next
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