38-101. Act, how cited.

Sections 38-101 to 38-1,142 and the following practice acts shall be known and may be cited as the Uniform Credentialing Act:

(1) The Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Practice Act;

(2) The Alcohol and Drug Counseling Practice Act;

(3) The Athletic Training Practice Act;

(4) The Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Practice Act;

(5) The Certified Nurse Midwifery Practice Act;

(6) The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Practice Act;

(7) The Chiropractic Practice Act;

(8) The Clinical Nurse Specialist Practice Act;

(9) The Cosmetology, Electrology, Esthetics, Nail Technology, and Body Art Practice Act;

(10) The Dentistry Practice Act;

(11) The Dialysis Patient Care Technician Registration Act;

(12) The Emergency Medical Services Practice Act;

(13) The Environmental Health Specialists Practice Act;

(14) The Funeral Directing and Embalming Practice Act;

(15) The Genetic Counseling Practice Act;

(16) The Hearing Instrument Specialists Practice Act;

(17) The Licensed Practical Nurse-Certified Practice Act until November 1, 2017;

(18) The Massage Therapy Practice Act;

(19) The Medical Nutrition Therapy Practice Act;

(20) The Medical Radiography Practice Act;

(21) The Medicine and Surgery Practice Act;

(22) The Mental Health Practice Act;

(23) The Nurse Practice Act;

(24) The Nurse Practitioner Practice Act;

(25) The Nursing Home Administrator Practice Act;

(26) The Occupational Therapy Practice Act;

(27) The Optometry Practice Act;

(28) The Perfusion Practice Act;

(29) The Pharmacy Practice Act;

(30) The Physical Therapy Practice Act;

(31) The Podiatry Practice Act;

(32) The Psychology Practice Act;

(33) The Respiratory Care Practice Act;

(34) The Surgical First Assistant Practice Act;

(35) The Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Practice Act; and

(36) The Water Well Standards and Contractors' Practice Act.

If there is any conflict between any provision of sections 38-101 to 38-1,142 and any provision of a practice act, the provision of the practice act shall prevail.

The Revisor of Statutes shall assign the Uniform Credentialing Act, including the practice acts enumerated in subdivisions (1) through (35) of this section, to articles within Chapter 38.

Source:Laws 1927, c. 167, § 1, p. 454; C.S.1929, § 71-101; R.S.1943, § 71-101; Laws 1972, LB 1067, § 1; Laws 1984, LB 481, § 5; Laws 1986, LB 277, § 2; Laws 1986, LB 286, § 23; Laws 1986, LB 355, § 8; Laws 1986, LB 579, § 15; Laws 1986, LB 926, § 1; Laws 1987, LB 473, § 3; Laws 1988, LB 557, § 12; Laws 1988, LB 1100, § 4; Laws 1989, LB 323, § 2; Laws 1989, LB 344, § 4; Laws 1991, LB 456, § 4; Laws 1993, LB 48, § 1; Laws 1993, LB 187, § 3; Laws 1993, LB 429, § 1; Laws 1993, LB 536, § 43; Laws 1993, LB 669, § 2; Laws 1994, LB 900, § 1; Laws 1994, LB 1210, § 9; Laws 1994, LB 1223, § 2; Laws 1995, LB 406, § 10; Laws 1996, LB 1044, § 371; Laws 1997, LB 622, § 77; Laws 1999, LB 178, § 1; Laws 1999, LB 366, § 7; Laws 1999, LB 828, § 7; Laws 2001, LB 25, § 1; Laws 2001, LB 209, § 1; Laws 2001, LB 270, § 1; Laws 2001, LB 398, § 19; Laws 2002, LB 1021, § 4; Laws 2002, LB 1062, § 11; Laws 2003, LB 242, § 13; Laws 2004, LB 1005, § 8; Laws 2004, LB 1083, § 103; Laws 2005, LB 306, § 1; Laws 2006, LB 994, § 79; R.S.Supp.,2006, § 71-101; Laws 2007, LB236, § 1; Laws 2007, LB247, § 23; Laws 2007, LB247, § 58; Laws 2007, LB296, § 296; Laws 2007, LB463, § 1; Laws 2007, LB481, § 1; Laws 2008, LB928, § 2; Laws 2009, LB195, § 5; Laws 2012, LB831, § 26; Laws 2015, LB264, § 1; Laws 2016, LB721, § 18; Laws 2016, LB750, § 1; Laws 2017, LB88, § 28; Laws 2017, LB255, § 8; Laws 2017, LB417, § 3.
Note: The Revisor of Statutes has pursuant to section 49-769 correlated LB88, section 28, with LB255, section 8, and LB417, section 3, to reflect all amendments.
Note: Changes made by LB88 became operative April 26, 2017. Changes made by LB255 became effective May 11, 2017. Changes made by LB417 became effective August 24, 2017.

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