In 2005, Minnesota law was amended to permit advanced practice registered nurses ("APRNs") to serve as examiners and health officers under the Minnesota commitment act. Specifically, Minnesota Statute section 253B.02, subdivisions 7 and 9 and section 253B.05, subdivision 2. permits:
The law became effective August 1, 2005. Full text of the law may be obtained from the Revisor's website at:
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