21 NCAC 36 .0806 ANNUAL RENEWAL
(a) Each registered nurse who is approved to practice as a nurse practitioner in this State shall annually renew each approval to practice with the Board of Nursing no later than the last day of the nurse practitioner's birth month by:
(1) Maintaining current RN licensure;
(2) Maintaining certification as a nurse practitioner by a national credentialing body identified in Rule .0801(8) of this Section;
(3) Submitting the fee required in Rule .0813 of this Section; and
(4) Completing the renewal application.
(b) If the nurse practitioner has not renewed by the last day of her or his birth month, the approval to practice as a nurse practitioner shall lapse.
History Note: Authority G.S. 90-8.1; 90-8.2; 90-18(c)(14); 90-171.23(b)(14); 90-171.83;
Recodified from 21 NCAC 36.0227(e) Eff. August 1, 2004;
Amended Eff. March 1, 2017; December 1, 2009; November 1, 2008; August 1, 2004.