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CONNECTICUT S.B. 26 – Cosmetology Education

CONNECTICUT S.B. 26 – Cosmetology Education Sponsor: Joint Committee on Higher Education and Employment Advancement Summary: Final version (3/3/2016): Requires a nonaccredited school offering instruction in barbering or hairdressing and annually enrolling fewer than ten students to prepare an annual financial statement detailing the financial…

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CONNECTICUT H.B. 5072 – Cosmetology Education

CONNECTICUT H.B. 5072 – Cosmetology Education Sponsor: Joint Committee on Higher Education and Employment Advancement Summary: Final version (4/22/2016): Includes a hospital-based occupational school, barber school or hairdressing school under the definition of “private occupational school” to create consistency among the various sub-baccalaureate certificate programs. Click…

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CONNECTICUT H.B. 5131 – Special Request

CONNECTICUT H.B. 5131 – Special Request Sponsor: CT Joint Committee on Public Health Summary: Current version (3/7/2016):  Establishes a task force on nail salons and nail technicians Click Here for Full Text of Bill (Introduced Version) Current Text of Bill Not Yet Available  Status: Introduced; referred…

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