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South Carolina H.B. 5063 – License (Cosmetology)

SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 5063 – License (Cosmetology) Sponsor: Representative Eric Bedingfield (R) Summary: Repeals law establishing the rules for registration, training, term and renewal of registration of hair braiding practitioners. Click Here for Full Text of Bill Status: Introduced; referred to House Committee on Medical,…

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South Carolina H.B. 5066 – State Boards of Cosmetology

SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 5066 – State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Representative Eric Bedingfield (R) Summary: Amends the definition relating to professions and occupations regulated by the state Board of Cosmetology by removing references to a rental booth or part of a place of a building…

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South Carolina H.B. 5068 – State Boards of Cosmetology

SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 5068 – State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Representative Eric Bedingfield (R) Summary: Amends the definition relating to professions and occupations regulated by the state Board of Cosmetology by removing references to a rental booth or part of a place of a building…

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South Carolina S.B. 514 – License (Cosmetology)

SOUTH CAROLINA S.B. 514 – License (Cosmetology) Sponsor: Senator Danny Verdin (R) Summary: Provides that any cosmetologist, esthetician, nail technician, or instructor whose license expired on March 10, 2013, may continue to practice until June 10, 2013, so that the appropriate continuing education requirements may…

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South Carolina S.B. 179 – Cosmetology Education

SOUTH CAROLINA S.B. 179 – Cosmetology Education Sponsor: Senator Katrina Shealy (R) Summary: Requires the holder of an individual license issued by the State Board of Cosmetology must renew their license and pay the renewal fee and furnish proof to the board that they have…

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South Carolina H.B. 3456 – State Boards of Cosmetology

SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 3456 – State Boards of Cosmetology Sponsor: Representative Leon Stavrinakis (D) Summary: Permits the State Board of Barber Examiners to issue mobile barbershop permits. Permits an individual to operate a mobile barbershop if the individual: (1) is licensed pursuant to this chapter…

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South Carolina H.B. 3411 – License (Cosmetology)

SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 3411 – License (Cosmetology) Sponsor: Representative Robert Brown (D) Summary: Provides a definition for hair braiding. Defines “Hair braiding” as the weaving or interweaving of natural human hair for compensation without cutting, coloring, permanent waving, relaxing, removing, or chemical treatment. Provides that…

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South Carolina H.B. 3381 – License (Cosmetology)

SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 3381 – License (Cosmetology) Sponsor: Representative Todd Atwater (R) Summary: Provides that the holder of an individual license must renew their license and furnish proof to the board that they have completed either onsite or online continuing education approved by the board….

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South Carolina H.B. 3148 – Cosmetology Education

SOUTH CAROLINA H.B. 3148 – Cosmetology Education Sponsor: Representative Robert Brown (D) Summary: Requires that a barber college and teachers at a barber college be registered with the board. Requires a teacher at barber college to have three years experience as a practicing barber and…

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