60-3-108. License expiration and renewal. (a) Except as specified in subsection (b), all licenses for registered professional nurses and licensed practical nurses shall be renewed according to the following requirements:
(1) The expiration date of each license shall be the last day of the month in which the licensee's birthday occurs.
(2)(A) The renewal date for each licensee whose year of birth is an odd-numbered year shall be in each odd-numbered year.
(B) The renewal date for each licensee whose year of birth is an even-numbered year shall be in each even-numbered year.
(b) If a licensee would otherwise be required to renew the license within six months from the date on which the licensee qualified for the license, the expiration and renewal date shall be the last day of the month following the licensee's third birthday from the date of licensure or reinstatement. (Authorized by K.S.A. 65-1117 and K.S.A. 74-1106; implementing K.S.A. 65-1117; effective, E-77-8, March 19, 1976; effective Feb. 15, 1977; amended, E-79-8, March 16, 1978; amended May 1, 1979; amended July 29, 2005.)