MICNP Legislative History

MICNP was actively involved in the passage of the following legislation:

Public Act 131 of 2004 -Authorizes NPs to conduct the annual physical exam required for bus drivers.

Public Act 132 of 2004 -Authorizes NPs to conduct the physical exam required for all Civil Service applicants.

Public Act 133 of 2004 -Authorizes NPs to conduct the required physical exam for all police and fire applicants (in cities under PA78 of 1935 )

Public Act 151 of 2004 -Authorizes NPs to complete the medical certification required to obtain a handicap parking permit.

Public Act 152 of 2005 -Authorizes NPs to complete the medical certification required for licensure as a Driver’s Training Instructor.

Public Act 187 of 2005 -Authorizes NPs to conduct the physical examination required for boxers, referees or judges before participation in a boxing contest.

Public Act 41 of 2006 -Authorizes NPs to conduct the physical examination and complete the medical statement required to certify adoptive parents.

Public Act 48 of 2006 -Authorizes NPs to authorizes the administration and carrying of medications in school.

Public Act 49 of 2006 -Authorizes NPs to perform court ordered physical exams.

Public Act 50 of 2006 -Authorizes NPs to perform medical examinations required to certify a person to operate a commercial motor vehicle.

Public Act 51 of 2006 -Authorizes NPs to complete the medical statement required for licensure and certification of foster parents.

Public Act 499 of 2016 - 
        Adds Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS) to theMichigan Public Health Code, allowing for specialty certification for their profession and adding them to the MI Board of Nursing
        Allows NPs, CNMs and CNSs to prescribe physical therapy, speech therapy and order restraints
        Allows NPs, CNMs and CNSs to prescribe Schedule II-Vdrugs under delegation and non-scheduled drugs autonomously