Expanding access to nursing care & nurse mobility across the U.S.

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Participating Jurisdictions

42 jurisdictions are currently part of the NLC. Hover over each state for additional status details. Click a state to access each board's contact information.

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If your state is not yet a member of the NLC, find out how you can help bring the compact to your state.

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2024 NLC Legal Conference Series

Join state board of nursing legal experts to examine timely legal issues relating to the Nurse Licensure Compact.

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New 60-day Rule

A new NLC rule impacts nurses moving from one compact state to another compact state.

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