WVC 30 - 7 - 7
§30-7-7. Qualifications and licensure of persons not citizens of
The board may, upon application, issue a license to practice
registered professional nursing by endorsement to any person who
is not a citizen of the United States of America if such person
(a) has been duly licensed as a registered professional nurse
under the laws of another state, territory or foreign country,
and (b) shall, in any such state, territory or foreign country,
have passed a written examination in the English language which,
in the opinion of the board, is comparable in content and scope
to the type of written examination which is authorized in the
second paragraph of section six of this article.
All other provisions of this article shall be applicable to
any application for or license issued pursuant to this section.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session