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EO 20-49 Extends Expiration of Nursing Licenses in Good Standing
State of Kansas (July 24, 2020) – Executive Order No 20-39 that extended the expiration date of nursing licenses expired on June 30, 2020. Executive Order 20-49 was signed on June 30, 2020. This order extends the expiration date of nursing licenses in "good standing" that were to expire in March, April, May and June 2020 to Sept. 15, 2020. If these licenses are not renewed on or before Sept. 15, 2020, the license will lapse. The mandatory continuing education requirement must be met at the time of renewal. For more information on EO 20-49 and House Bill 2016 impact on nursing, please see the Kansas State Board of Nursing July 13 Bi-weekly Update.
--Karen Braman