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State Legislation Update

IOWA S.F. 434 – License

IOWA S.F. 434 – License  Sponsor: The Senate Committee on State Government Summary: Requires barbers to complete no more than three hours of continuing education every two years. Prohibits members of the Board of Barbering from providing such continuing education. Click Here for Full Text…

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IOWA S.S.B. 1235 – License

IOWA S.S.B. 1235 – License  Sponsor: The Senate Committee on State Government Summary: Requires barbers to complete no more than three hours of continuing education every two years. Prohibits members of the Board of Barbering from providing such continuing education. Click Here for Full Text…

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IOWA H.F. 196 – License

IOWA H.F. 196 – License  Sponsor: Representative Beth Wessel-Kroeschell (D) Summary: Eliminates provisions that authorize and establish a process by which the college student aid commission can initiate action to deny, revoke or suspend any state license to any person who has defaulted on an…

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IOWA S.F. 81 – Cosmetology Education

IOWA S.F. 81 – Cosmetology Education Sponsor: Senator Pam Jochum (D) Summary: Allows a student who receives a vocational-technical tuition grant to use the grant at a barber school or a school of cosmetology arts and sciences at an institution that is accredited by a…

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IOWA H.F. 31 – License

IOWA H.F. 31 – License  Sponsor: Representative Dawn Pettengill (R) Summary: Provides that a person practicing cosmetology on a more than casual basis, regardless of whether the person is compensated, is required to be licensed with the board of cosmetology arts and sciences. Specifes that…

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Iowa State Captain Kollan Kolthoff recaps Iowa House Bill 2015 efforts

As a State Captain, I have made it my mission to promote awareness and proactive policy changes here in Iowa. I was lucky to have been put in contact with Representative Joe Riding (D-Polk County), the sponsor of a bill that would enact an interim…

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