Nursing Licensure, Registration, and Renewal Requirements

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Scope of Practice

Find information on scope of practice for the LPN, RN, and APRNs.

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Expedited Licensure for Military & Spouses

A person who is an active duty member of the armed forces of the United States, or the spouse of an active duty member, and who is the subject of a military transfer to South Dakota, will receive expedited issuance of license, renewal, or permit pursuant to SDCL 36-1B; the SDBON will not require payment of a fee.

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