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Law Number

Idaho Code 54-1412

Summary Title

License Reciprocity: Nurse


An out-of-state licensed nurse can provide their services in Idaho when employed by the federal government and performing their official duties.

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Exceptions to license requirements

Full Text

This act shall not be construed to require licensure or to prohibit the practice of nursing by persons assisting in an emergency, students enrolled in approved nursing education programs performing functions incident to formal instruction, nurses licensed by another state, territory or country and employed by the United States government performing official duties, persons rendering nursing services or care of the sick when done in connection with the practice of the religious tenets of any church by adherents thereof, and by such other persons as may be exempt from licensure by rules of the board. Nothing shall be construed as prohibiting the use of medical attendants by the department of correction at its correctional institutions.