Law 24/2013, Of November 28, The Official School Of Nurses And Nurses Of Andorra

Original Language Title: Llei 24/2013, del 28 de novembre, de creació del Col·legi Oficial d’Infermeres i Infermers d’Andorra

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Law 24/2013, of November 28, the official school of Nurses and nurses of Andorra since the General Council at its session of November 28 2013 has approved the following: Law 24/2013, of November 28, the official school of Nurses and nurses of Andorra from the profession of nursing has been dedicated to the autonomous care and collaboration dispensada people of all ages , families, groups and communities, sick or not, and in all circumstances. Includes the promotion of health and prevention of disease. The profession of nurse responds to certain social needs of public interest that gives solution with specific actions. The academic recognition and training of this profession is the result of the curricular design of the trainings for the specific qualification in order to be able to exercise.

One of the objectives of the Organization schoolboy is the regulation and organisation of the exercise of the professional activity related to nursing in any of its forms, and also the safeguarding and observance of its ethical principles, legal and ethical criteria. To this end, it has jurisdiction to consider and monitor compliance with the profession, subject to the laws, and oversees the protection of the health of the people and the respect of ethical principles and ethical criteria.

In accordance with the provisions of article 15 of the law 6/2008, May 15, on the exercise of liberal professions and educational institutions and professional associations, which governs the extension of the organization by the association law in professions that are lacking, it is considered appropriate and necessary the creation of Association of Nurses and nurses to integrate all the professionals who , with the specific qualification, play their own roles.

Article 1 the official school of Nurses and nurses of Andorra, an entity with legal personality and full capacity to act and enforce their purposes.

Article 2 the object of the organization professional College of nursing and the obstetricoginecologia is the regulation and organisation of the exercise of a professional activity in any of its forms, and also the safeguarding and observance of its ethical principles, legal and ethical criteria.

Article 3 the territorial scope of the official school of Nurses and nurses is the Principality of Andorra.

Article 4 the official College of Nurses and nurses of Andorra brings together the professionals of nursing specialist and generalist, llevadors and midwives with a duly recognized academic qualifications in the Principality of Andorra. The integration has been done in accordance with the provisions of the regulations of the professional associations.

Article 5 the internal structure and the functioning of the Association must be democratic. The Association is governed in its activities by the State regulations on professional associations, to this law of creation, by their own statutes, to the rest of the internal regulations and all that will be of general application or subsidiary.

Article 6 the Association has to relate with the ministries of the Government of Andorra that have competence in health matters and liberal professions, and the rest of public administrations, when required, for their professional activities.

First transitional provision the members of the governing body of the Association of Nurses and nurses, within a period of six months from the entry into force of this law, shall convene an extraordinary general Assembly, which will have the character of constituent Assembly of the Association of Nurses and nurses of Andorra, which must approve the definitive statutes of the Association and to choose the people who will occupy the corresponding positions in the governing bodies of the institution.

Second transitional provision The definitive statutes, once approved, together with the certification of the minutes of the constituent Assembly, you have to send the record of Liberal Professions, schools and professional associations, to the appropriate effects.

Third transitional provision the official College of Nurses and nurses of Andorra obtains the full capacity to act from the Constitution of their governing bodies.

Fourth transitional provision in accordance with the provisions of the law 6/2008, May 15, on the exercise of liberal professions and educational institutions and professional associations, the requirement of licensing occurs when this law comes into force for the people who are working on tasks of nursing and obstetricoginecologia, and are in possession of the required academic qualifications. These two requirements have to be accredited to the Governing Board within a period of six months from the entry into force of this law.

Final provision this law comes into force the day after being published in the official bulletin of the Principality of Andorra.

Casa de la Vall, 28 November 2013 Vicenç Mateu Zamora Syndic General Us the co-princes the sancionem and promulguem and let's get the publication in the official bulletin of the Principality of Andorra.

François Hollande, President of the French Republic of Andorra Co-prince Joan Enric Vives Sicília Bishop of Urgell Co-prince of Andorra