The Board of Nursing in your state is very important in nursing, because it regulates the practice of nursing, as defined by each state’s laws. The Board of Nursing (BN) in each state is also responsible for implementation and enforcement of the Nursing Practice Act, as well as other local and federal laws. These include laws related to nursing education, licensure, practice, and discipline.
Keeping up with your state’s Board of Registered Nursing is a great way to keep up-to-date on the latest nursing rules, regulations, and licensing requirements. On this page, we have listed all of nursing boards for all 50 states and US territories. Click on any of the states below to find the website and contact information for your location.
To find your local Board of Nursing, simply browse the states below.