LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) Ã¢â‚¬â€ Arkansas lawmakers have despatched the governor laws that will enable folks enrolled within the federal authorities’s program for “Dreamers” to get nursing licenses.
The Senate on Thursday authorized by a 23-Four vote a invoice permitting the state to challenge the licenses to folks within the Deferred Motion for Childhood Arrivals program, which was began throughout Barack Obama’s presidency and permits these delivered to the U.S. illegally as youngsters to stay within the nation. The measure heads to Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson, who helps it.
The Arkansas State Board of Nursing started denying licenses in 2017 to candidates within the DACA program. A 2017 report by the Nationwide Convention of State Legislatures says 10 states enable DACA recipients to acquire skilled licenses.