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§ 1452. Exemption from Continuing Education Requirements.

16 CA ADC § 1452Barclays Official California Code of RegulationsEffective: December 14, 2022

Barclays California Code of Regulations
Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 14. Board of Registered Nursing
Article 5. Continuing Education
Effective: December 14, 2022
16 CCR § 1452
§ 1452. Exemption from Continuing Education Requirements.
(a) During the first two years immediately following initial licensure in California or other jurisdictions, licensees shall be exempt from completion of the continuing education requirements specified in Section 1451.
(b) At the time of making application for renewal, an applicant may request exemption from continuing education requirements if:
(1) The licensee is requesting inactive status for the license; or
(2) The licensee can show evidence, satisfactory to the Board that
(A) the licensee has been employed overseas for a period of one (1) year or more, or a resident overseas for a period of one (1) year or more and currently employed; or
(B) the licensee is employed by a Federal Institution or Agency or one of the Military Services (USA), where that person is practicing nursing outside of the State of California on a California license, or
(C) the licensee has had hardship of one or more years' duration, if
1. there is a total physical disability for one (1) year or more and verification of readiness or ability to return to work; or
2. there is a total disability of a member of the immediate family for whom licensee has total responsibility for one (1) year or more.


Note: Authority cited: Section 2715, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Section 2811.5, Business and Professions Code.
1. Amendment filed 3-2-78; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 78, No. 9).
2. Repealer and new section filed 12-18-81; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 81, No. 51).
3. Change without regulatory effect amending subsections (b)(2)(A)-(C) filed 12-14-2022 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2022, No. 50).
This database is current through 2/23/24 Register 2024, No. 8.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 16, § 1452, 16 CA ADC § 1452
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