The Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) allows a nurse to have one multistate license with
the ability to practice in the home state and other compact states.
39jurisdictionshave enacted NLC legislation
NLC Legislation is the model bill that states need to enact to join the NLC.
Get answers to frequently asked questions about the NLC.
Members: NCSBN has developed numerous resources to help boards of nursing enact Compact legislation.
Learn which states are in the NLC.
Model APRN Compact Legislation serves as the basis for what states need to enact to join the APRN Compact.